Exhibitions/ Art Object

Charles Sodokoff and Arthur Webber Use Their Top Hats to Hide Their Faces

Artist:
Weegee (American, born Ukraine (Austria), Złoczów (Zolochiv) 1899–1968 New York)
Printer:
Sid Kaplan
Date:
January 27, 1942, printed ca. 1983
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
31.8 x 41.4 cm. (12 1/2 x 16 5/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Aaron and Jessica Rose, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.1130.20
Rights and Reproduction:
© Weegee / International Center of Photography.
Not on view
Inscription: Stamped in blue ink on print, verso LR: [in circle] "PRINT:// KAPLAN"; stamped in black ink on print, verso LR: [in circle] "PHOTO BY// WEEGEE// N.Y.C."
Aaron and Jessica Rose

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the 1940s and 1950s: Selections from the Collection," December 18, 1990–March 17, 1991.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Now You See It: Photography and Concealment," March 31, 2014–September 1, 2014.

Weegee. Naked City. New York: Essential Books, 1945. p. 172.

Coplans, John. Weegee's New York: 335 Photographs, 1935–1960. New York: Schirmer-Mosel, 1982. p. 109.



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