The J. Paul Getty Museum

Portrait of a Lady

Object Details

Title:

Portrait of a Lady

Artist/Maker:

Weegee (Arthur Fellig) (American, born Austria, 1899 - 1968)

Culture:

American

Place:

New York, New York, United States (Place Created)

Date:

December 1944

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

84.XP.453.2

Dimensions:

28.4 × 13 cm (11 3/16 × 5 1/8 in.)

Copyright:

© International Center of Photography

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Object Description

Close-up view of a woman's stocking leg with money stuffed inside.

Provenance
Provenance
-1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Photographs from the Sam Wagstaff Collection (November 15, 1985 to January 11, 1986)
  • The Photographers' Gallery (London), November 15, 1985 to January 11, 1986
Scene of the Crime: Photo by Weegee (September 20, 2005 to January 22, 2006)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), September 20, 2005 to January 22, 2006