Clarence John LAUGHLIN

United States of America 1905 – 1985

Water witch. 1939 Place made: United States of America
Creation Notes: prtd.1940
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: signed and dated, l.l.-l.r., white crayon, "1939 Clarence John Laughlin". Dated , reverse, u.l., ball-point pen,"3/5/40"
Secondary Insc: titled,l.l., white crayon, "Water Witch". Titled reverse,u/l/, ball-point pen, " Water Witch -1939/ 2 The Magic Pool".Inscribed, reverse, u.l., ball=point pen, " This print made/by C.J.L on 3/5/40". Inscribed, reverse, u.l., ball-point pen, "2395 N [in circle]/ B#232/2/1/40/#2[in circle]/ not ['o' underlined] £, [or 'L' ? - in circle]. Inscribed, reverse, u.l., ball-point pen,, "VINTAGE PRINT K-3".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, u.l., "PRINT No [124] Photograph Copyrighted [secondary inscription 1973] by/C.J. LAUGHLIN/ All reproduction Rights Reserved". Label, reverse,c.,typescript, " Clarence John Laughlin/Water Witch/ vintage silver print/ 11/x/14 inches/ 1939/ CRMG 380.27/CJL 124"". Repeated, reverse of mount.
Dimensions: comp 35.2 h x 26.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3275