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Group Portrait of Jacob August Riis (1849-1914) and Five Men
Date: ca. 1890
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Medium: Black crayon on beige board
Dimensions: Overall: 13 1/2 x 10 15/16 in. (34.3 x 27.8 cm)
Description: Group portrait
Credit Line: Gift of Baroness Alma Dahlerup
Object Number: 1957.78
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Marks: Verso inscribed at center in graphite: "Jacob Riis, lower left, / with hand in vest, at time / when he was a N.Y. police / reporter and at time of publication / of his 'How the Other Half Lives.' / artist unknown."
Inscribed: Verso inscribed at center in graphite: "Jacob Riis, lower left, / with hand in vest, at time / when he was a N.Y. police / reporter and at time of publication / of his 'How the Other Half Lives.' / artist unknown."

Provenance:

Baroness Alma Dahlerup, president of the Danish-American Women's Association