Artist Robert Frank, American, 1924 - 2019
  • Untitled
  • Man Seated on a Stool against a Wall (alternate title)
Date 1955, printed 1960s
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image (and sheet): 13 3/4 × 9 1/4 inches (34.9 × 23.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Arthur Stephen Penn and Paul Katz
Accession Number F1983.211
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pen and black ink, verso, lower right: R. Frank
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, upper left: #20
Inscribed, in pencil, verso, upper right: 851
Inscribed, in pencil, verso, upper left center: 820-890
Inscribed, in green pen and ink, on label affixed to center, verso: FORD July 55
until 1983, dealer, Paul Katz and Arthur Stephen Penn (Penn & Fabian, New York, New York, USA);
1983-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Robert Frank Storylines. London, p. 96 (right ill.).