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Inscription

all on mount in graphite: lower right under image: Johan Hagemeyer (underlined); lower left: "Pedestrians"--; center verso: Summer of 1927 / in San Francisco-- / For Elsa-- / Johan (underlined)

Provenance

Elsa Naess, San Francisco, CA; Private collection, Dartmouth, NH, by late 1960s; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 October 1998, no. 122; (Kennedy Boesky Photographs, New York, NY); NGA purchase, 2003.

Exhibition History
2015
In Light of the Past: Celebrating Twenty-Five Years of Collecting Photographs at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, May 3 – July 26, 2015
Bibliography
1982
The Archive 16 (June 1982), pl. 6.