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    Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
    Wheelbarrow with Flower Pots, 1920
    Gelatin silver contact print, printed 1930's
    7-5/8 x 9-5/8 inches (19.4 x 24.4 cm)
    Titled and dated in pencil in an unknown hand, with the Museum of Modern Art Publicity Department return stamp and Steichen The Photographer, March 28-May 21, 1961 exhibition label affixed to verso.

    LITERATURE:
    T. Brandow and William A. Ewing, Edward Steichen: Lives in Photography (Foundation for the Exhibition of Photography, Minneapolis and the Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, 2007), pl. 75;
    Samuel M. Kootz, 'Edward J. Steichen,' Creative Art, May 1932, p. 363;
    Steichen the Photographer (The Museum of Modern Art, 1961), p. 32;
    Edward Steichen, A Life in Photography (Garden City, 1963), pl. 67;
    LIFE Library of Photography: The Art of Photography (New York, 1971), p. 49;
    Steichen-Eduard et Voulangis: The Early Modernist Period, 1915-1923 (Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, and Lumière Press, Toronto, 2011), p. 25.


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    Condition Report*: Paper size 8 x 10 inches; unmounted; not framed; bumps and handling creases to the corners, notably the lower left corner; a few minor edge chips; a few minor cracks, tiny indents, and light surface scratches, mostly visible under raking light; a couple spots of possible surface grime; overall this print is in good condition.
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    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
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