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EXHIBITIONS BY YEAR

Christmas Photographs

29 November 1951 to 6 January 1952

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Edward Steichen  American, born Luxembourg. 1879–1973

Artists

Edward Weston
American, 1886–1958
50 exhibitions
Arnold Newman
American, 1918–2006
19 exhibitions
Carl Flarsheim
2 exhibitions
Lotte Jacobi
American, born Germany. 1896–1990
12 exhibitions
Berenice Abbott
American, 1898–1991
41 exhibitions
Irene Shwachman
2 exhibitions
Arthur Leipzig
American, born 1918
5 exhibitions
Joseph Breitenbach
American, born Germany. 1896–1984
8 exhibitions
Brett Weston
American, 1911–1993
20 exhibitions
Todd Webb
American, 1905–2000
15 exhibitions
Edward Wallowitch
Nationality unknown
4 exhibitions
David Vestal
American,1924–2013
9 exhibitions
Ralph Steiner
American, 1899–1986
21 exhibitions
Frederick Sommer
American, born Italy. 1905–1999
21 exhibitions
Aaron Siskind
American, 1903–1991
25 exhibitions
Charles Sheeler
American, 1883–1965
85 exhibitions
Robert F. Sheehan, 3rd
American, 1922–1969
6 exhibitions
Eliot Porter
American, 1901–1990
21 exhibitions
Fred Plaut
6 exhibitions
Homer Page
American, 1918–1985
18 exhibitions
Barbara Morgan
American, 1900–1992
12 exhibitions
Lisette Model
American, born Austria. 1901–1983
23 exhibitions
Wayne Miller
American, 1918–2013
18 exhibitions
Toshio Matsumoto
Japanese, born 1932
7 exhibitions
Jerome Liebling
American, 1924–2011
5 exhibitions
Helen Levitt
American, 1913–2009
28 exhibitions
Arthur Lavine
3 exhibitions
Dee Knapp
4 exhibitions
Jeannette Klute
3 exhibitions
Tana Hoban
6 exhibitions
Robert Frank
American, born Switzerland 1924
27 exhibitions
Lenore Flarsheim
1 exhibition
Louis Faurer
American, 1916–2001
12 exhibitions
Howard Dearstyne
American, 1903–1978
7 exhibitions
Bernard Davis
2 exhibitions
Harry Callahan
American, 1912–1999
35 exhibitions
Ferenc Berko
3 exhibitions
Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984
38 exhibitions

New York Times Review of the exhibition

PUBLISHED

2 December 1951

GIVING PHOTOGRAPHS AS CHRISTMAS PRESENTS; Outstanding Prints Are Offered for Sale In Modern Art Museum Experiment

An experimental show designed to test the public's willingness to buy photographs as Christmas gifts went on display last weep in the first floor gallery of the Museum of Modern Art. If the idea works and enough

New York Times • page 137 • 738 words