Lady in Shadows, from the series Spanish Village Artist: W. Eugene Smith (American, 1918–1978)


Silver bromide print


image: 19 1/4 × 13 1/4 in. (48.9 × 33.7 cm)
sheet: 19 15/16 × 15 13/16 in. (50.7 × 40.2 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of H. Christopher Luce, B.A. 1972

Accession Number



20th century


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Verso C, circular stamp in black ink, with notation as follows: in center, horizontal: Photograph by/ W. Eugene Smith; around circumference of circle: This authenticated photograph was in the private collection of W.Eugene Smith when he died, 10/15/78.\r\nVerso UL in graphite: SV-6-6\r\nVerso center in graphite: 8 [in a square]

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