[ A photograph in black and white of a woman in a black top and white pants sitting posed with one hand on her head and another on her knee. She is posed in front of a blurred nature landscape. ]

Edward Steichen

Lillian Gish from Steichen: Twenty-five Photographs , 1934

Artwork Type: Photographs
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: 13 x 10 in. (33.02 x 25.4 cm)
Accession #: 19931098X
Credit: Collection of University Art Museum, University at Albany, State University of New York on behalf of The University at Albany Foundation , Gift of Stephen and Linda Singer
Related Exhibitions:
Look This Way: Portraits from the University Art Collections
Near & Far: Six Photography Portfolios from the University at Albany Fine Art Collections
Object Label:

    Lillian Gish (1893–1993)

    Silent film actress whose career spanned nearly all of the twentieth century; noted for her “damsel in distress” roles that showcased her innocent beauty. 

Look This Way: Portraits from the University Art Collections

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