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Street of the Gamblers (Ross Alley), from the Chinatown Series
Street of the Gamblers (Ross Alley), from the Chinatown Series
Artist:
Date:
1898
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gelatin Silver Print
Dimensions:
Image: 270 x 326 mm (10 5/8 x 12 13/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1943.408.12
Acquisition Date:
1943-02-08
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, James D. Phelan Bequest Fund

Exhibition History:

Personal Perspectives: Aspects of American Photography
de Young: 10/15/2005 - 3/26/2006

San Francisco's Old Chinatown: Photographs by Arnold Genthe
de Young, Gallery 36/37, 12/19/1998 - 03/28/1999

Narrow street dozens of Chinese men; all in black; black felt hats; skull caps; pigtails; smoke; smoky air.