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Inscription

all on mount: lower right in graphite: Alma R. Lavenson / 1931; all on verso: upper left: Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences label; upper left: Orange Camera Club label; upper center: artist's label with black ink addition: Tanks-Standard Oil Co. / 1931

Provenance

(Vision Gallery, San Francisco, CA); Private collection, Chicago, IL; (sale Sotheby's, New York, 26 April 1989, no. 257); Galerie zur Stockeregg, Zurich, Switzerland, 1989; (sale Christie's, New York, 4 October 1999, no. 37); purchased with donated funds from Marvin Breckinridge Patterson by NGA, 1999.

Exhibition History
1931
Orange Camera Club, East Orange, New Jersey, 1931(?).
1933
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, Brooklyn, New York, February 1933.
Bibliography
1979
Alma Lavenson. Exh. cat. California Museum of Photography. Riverside, California, 1979: 19.
1990
Ehrens, Susan. Alma Lavenson: Photographs. Berkeley, California, 1990: pl. 40.