Artist Ruth Orkin, American, 1921-1985
  • Saks Fifth Avenue, Easter Sunday, 1948
Date 1948, printed 1978
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 10 3/8 × 13 1/2 inches (26.4 × 34.3 cm)
Sheet: 11 × 14 inches (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Albert and Peggy de Salle Charitable Trust Fund
Accession Number 1996.81
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in pencil, on mat, lower right: © Ruth Orkin 1978
Signed and dated, In pencil, on print, verso, lower center: © Ruth Orkin 1978
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on mat, lower left: Saks Fith Avenue, Easter Sunday
Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower center: Easter Sunday, Saks 5th Ave, 1948
(G.W Einstein Company, Inc., New York, New York, USA);
1996-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)