Artist Gordon Parks, American, 1912-2006
  • Paris Fashions from Life Magazine, Spring 1951
Date 1951
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Overall: 13 7/8 × 11 1/4 inches (35.2 × 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of A. Alfred Taubman
Accession Number 1999.134
Department African American Art
Not On View
Marks Stamp in black ink, in upper left corner, verso: LIFE PHOTO | BY | GORDON PARKS
Dated stamp in black ink, upper right, verso: FEB 16 1951
stamp in black ink, center, verso: ET752 63
stamp in blue ink, lower left, verso: 33829
Inscriptions Inscribed and dated in orange crayon, upper left, verso: Used in LIFE | March 5, 1951 | Cover
Inscribed in orange crayon, upper right, verso: Int Edition | Mar 26, 1951 | Cover
Inscribed in blue crayon, center, verso: PARIS FASHIONS (SPRING) - '51
Inscribed in blue crayon, lower center, verso: no blue card
Inscribed in blue crayon, lower left edge, verso: XFASHIONS - DRESSES - EVENING
A. Alfred Taubman;
1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Life Magazine, March 5, 1952 (cover ill.).