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Ladle on a Hot Metal Car, Ford Plant

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1927

Artist:

Charles Sheeler
American, 1883–1965

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Artist

Charles Sheeler

Title

Ladle on a Hot Metal Car, Ford Plant

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1927

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

No markings on recto or verso of print; stamped piece of cardboard affixed to mount recto, lower center, in light blue ink: "Charles Sheeler/ 310 East 44th Street/ New York"; stamped piece of cardboard affixed to mount recto, lower center, in light blue ink: "JULIEN LEVY GALLERY / 602 MADISON AVENUE / NEW YORK CITY"; inscribed piece of cardboard affixed to mount recto, lower center, in graphite: "# 015"

Dimensions

24.0 × 19.1 cm

Credit Line

Julien Levy Collection, Special Photography Acquisition Fund

Reference Number

1979.112

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