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Self-portrait with sister, Milwaukee

1981 (photographed)

Black and white photograph depicting Edward Steichen with his sister.

Object details

Object type
TitleSelf-portrait with sister, Milwaukee (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Modern photogravure from original print
Brief description
Photograph by Edward Steichen, 'Self-portrait with sister, Milwaukee', published in the journal Aperture in 1981. Modern photogravure from the original print, 1900
Physical description
Black and white photograph depicting Edward Steichen with his sister.
  • Image width: 162mm
  • Image height: 120mm
  • Sheet width: 395mm
  • Sheet circumference: 500mm
Credit line
The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Other numbers
  • XRP529 - RPS collection - V&A identifier
  • Steichen Exhibition Box 1 - RPS identifier - misc.
  • 2003-5001.2.20850 - Science Museum Group accession number
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Record createdJune 2, 2017
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