Artist André Kertész, American, 1894 - 1985
Title
  • Fire Escape, New York, November 8, 1949
Date 1949, printed 1970s
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 9 11/16 × 7 3/4 inches (24.6 × 19.7 cm)
Sheet: 10 × 8 inches (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Albert and Peggy de Salle Charitable Trust
Accession Number 2010.189
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, in ink, on sheet, bottom center, verso: Print # 4-0186-02-2-1-19 | ESTATE OF | ANDRE KERTESZ | CR. All rights reserved
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on sheet, bottom center, verso: 4-0186-02-2-1-19
Inscribed, in pencil, on sheet, bottom right, verso: 094 | 1949
Inscribed, in pencil, on sheet, top right, verso: NY165
Estate of André Kertész (offered by Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA);
2010-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)