Artist Wilbur Porterfield, American, 1873-1958
Title
  • Night's Curtain
Date 1906
Medium gum print
Dimensions Image: 10 3/8 × 13 7/16 inches (26.3 × 34.1 cm)
Mount: 20 1/16 × 16 inches (51 × 40.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Warren and Margot Coville
Accession Number 1998.118
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in black ink, upper left corner, verso: THE BUFFALO FINE ARTS ACADEMY | ALBRIGHT ART GALLERY | BUFFALO, N.Y.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on mount, lower left: Night's Curtain
Inscribed, in pencil, on mount, lower right: 1906
Inscribed, in pencil, on mount, upper right, verso: 651.209:41 | B.M.D 1942 | BHD | Photo Guild | R & M
Inscribed, in pencil, on mount, lower left corner, verso; 51 [encircled] M.L.J.
(Swann Galleries, New York, New York, USA);
1993-1998, Warren and Margot Coville (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA);
1998-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)