Amon Carter print details

Untitled, Harlem, New York

Gordon Parks (1912-2006)

Object Details

  • Date

    1948

  • Object Type

    Photographs

  • Medium

    Gelatin silver print

  • Dimensions

    13 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.

  • Inscriptions

    Recto:

    u.r. in grease pencil: 4 [illeg.]/8x3 3/8

    u.r. in graphite: 34 1/4 [enclosed in a circle]

    Verso:

    u.r. in graphite: Ed/2

    u.r. printed in ink: OCT 8 1948

    u.c. printed in ink: LIFE PHOTO BY

    signed, u.c. in graphite: Gordon Parks

    u.l. to u.r. in graphite: LEONARD "RED" X [in blue pencil] JACKSON [underlined in blue pencil] (standing, Right) supervises / painting of bicycles belonging to members of his / Harlem gang, in foreground is "Brother" X [in blue pencil] PRICE [underlined in blue pencil], Red's / cousin & assistant gang leader

    u.r. along edge in graphite: crop left [handwritten]

    l.c. on white label: PLEASE RETURN DIRECT / TO Ida Mae Johnson [handwritten in ink and underlined] / LIFE PIX COLLECTION / ROOM 5-01

    c. in graphite: 60P N [enclosed in circle] 53p

    c. in red ink: USED IN TIME / DEC 4 1950 p. 40 [in ink]

    c.l. in grease pencil: 68

    c.l. printed in blue ink: 27655

    c. in graphite: 34.4 [enclosed in circle]

    c.r. in graphite: 68.8

    c.r. in graphite: 28 / 38

    l.l. a

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas

  • Accession Number

    P1998.34

  • Copyright

    © The Gordon Parks Foundation

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