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[Untitled] (Boys Playing Cops and Robbers on Cellar Stairs)

Vivian Cherry

Photography

MEDIUM Gelatin silver photograph (vintage)
DATES 1948
DIMENSIONS 7 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. (19.1 x 20.0 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Signed on verso: "Vivian Cherry"; stamped on center verso: "© Photograph by Vivian Cherry"
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed on photographic backing lower left in pencil: "'48 Magazine, Photograph Magazine 1952"; lower right in pencil: "Vivian Cherry, 1948"; lower right stamp: Vivian Cherry; "Written by Barbara Millstein, Curator of Photography"; lower center in pencil: 'Game of Guns' "; upper left in pencil: "Vintage"
COLLECTIONS Photography
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1997.94.3
CREDIT LINE Gift of the artist
RIGHTS STATEMENT © Vivian Cherry
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CAPTION Vivian Cherry (American, born 1920). [Untitled] (Boys Playing Cops and Robbers on Cellar Stairs), 1948. Gelatin silver photograph (vintage), 7 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. (19.1 x 20.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 1997.94.3. © Vivian Cherry
IMAGE overall, 1997.94.3_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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RECORD COMPLETENESS Adequate (54%)
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