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Photograph of Edith Halpert, [ca. 1930]

Creator:
Ray, Man, 1890-1976
Subject:
Foster, James W.
Halpert, Edith Gregor
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 1/2 x 20 1/2 cm.
Access Note / Rights:
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Summary:
Photo of Edith Halpert taken by Man Ray. The photo is inscribed by Halpert to her friend, museum director James W. Foster: "To Jim Whose radiant warmth is the greatest stimulant I have experienced the the art world. With deep affection, Edith. P.S. The coat is reversible Man Ray missed the white side."
Citation:
Photograph of Edith Halpert, [ca. 1930]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Photographer. Halpert was director of the Downtown Gallery, New York, N.Y. and a friend of director of museum director, James W. Foster.
Provenance:
Donated 1978 by James W. Foster.
Theme:
Audio - Visual
Photography
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10830
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214573
AAA_collcode_raymaneh
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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