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An Ethiopian Chief

A work made of platinum print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of platinum print.

Date:

1897, printed c. 1902

Artist:

F. Holland Day
American, 1864–1933

About this artwork

For more on the Alfred Stieglitz collection at the Art Institute, along with in-depth object information, please visit the website: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

F. Holland Day

Title

An Ethiopian Chief

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1897

Medium

Platinum print

Inscriptions

Blindstamped recto, on image, lower left: "FD"; unmarked verso

Dimensions

Image/paper: 21 × 18.6 cm (8 5/16 × 7 3/8 in.); First mount: 21.7 × 19.3 cm (8 9/16 × 7 5/8 in.); Second mount: 22 × 19.7 cm (8 11/16 × 7 13/16 in.); Third mount: 22.8 × 20.5 cm (9 × 8 1/8 in.); Fourth mount: 45.7 × 35.5 cm (18 × 14 in.)

Credit Line

Alfred Stieglitz Collection

Reference Number

1949.858

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