User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Running Legs, New York, from the picture essay New York

Lisette Model came to the United States in 1938, having previously studied music in her native Austria and worked as a photographer in Vienna, Paris, and Nice. She quickly fell in love with New York City and set out to capture its glamorous bustle and energy with her handheld camera. Model took...

Show Full Description

Inscription

Verso: signed in pencil; photographer's stamp

Provenance

Sander Gallery, Inc., Washington, D.C.; purchased December 1980.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© The Lisette Model Foundation, Inc. (1983). Reproduced with permission.

about 1941

Accession Number

1980.453

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Collections

Photography

Classifications

Photographs