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Gypsy, New York


Helen Levitt


c. 1945

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Photographs | Gelatin silver print
Size: 10 3/8 x 8 7/16 in. (26.35 x 21.43 cm) (image)13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.24 x 27.94 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Signature; Title; Date; Inscription 'Helen Levitt', in black ink, LR corner below image; 'CIRCA 1945/Gypsy N.Y. Helen Levitt/RL', in pencil, on back
Physical Description: young woman with one cross eye wearing a soiled dress, standing in center of image with PL hand on hip; heavy tasseled drapes hanging over doorway; bundles of fabric on chairs at L; laundry visible hanging on clothesline in background at R; matted
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Alfred and Ingrid Lenz Harrison Fund
Accession Number: 99.103.8
Artist: Helen Levitt, American, 1913 - 2009
Role: Photographer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1913 - 2009
Added to Site: February 28, 2009