Title:[Helene Sturdivant portrait photographs]
Creator/Contributor:Sturdivant, Helene, creator, photographer.
Creator/Contributor:Hagemeyer, Johan, 1884-1962
Portraits in the pictorialist manner of Sturdivant's mentor, Johan Hagemeyer. Includes a portrait of Hagemeyer and 2 copy
portraits of Sturdivant taken by Hagemeyer during the period of her studies with him.
1. Helene Sturdivant / by Johan Hagemeyer 1928 -- 2. Helene Sturdivant / by Johan Hagemeyer 1928 -- 3. Johan Hagemeyer 1928
-- 4. Mrs. Fred Meyer (Lillian B. Meyer?) 1930 -- 5. Norton Meyer 1929 -- 6. Katherine Hampton 1929 -- 7. Mrs. Bell 1929 --
8. Noel Ashton 1929 -- 9. George Inness 1928 -- 10. unidentified woman (U.C. faculty) 1930 -- 11. unidentified woman 1930
-- 12. unidentified child 1929 -- 13. unidentified young woman 1928.
Hagemeyer, Johan -- 1884-1962 -- Portraits
Pictorialism (Photography movement) -- Specimens
Title devised by cataloger.
Photographer's signature and date in pencil on front of most mounts.
Most subjects identified via annotations or exhibition labels on backs of mounts.
[Helene Sturdivant portaits], BANC PIC 2018.024, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift ; of Christine Crawford and Stephen Mayne ; 2017.
Born in 1903 in San Anselmo, Calif.; attended University of California, Berkeley (Class of 1924, Pi Beta Phi) and Dominican
University, San Rafael; studied portrait photography with Johan Hagemeyer 1928-1930 and operated a studio at 1048 Green Street
in San Francisco; married arborist Leslie Mayne in 1930 and continued her practice of photography for a short time afterward;
three children: Christine Mayne Crawford, Stephen Sturdivant Mayne and Mary Mayne Pope; died in 1993.
13 photographs in 1 box : chiefly gelatin silver prints on board mounts ; sheets 24 x 18 cm or smaller, mounts 46 x 36 cm
BANC PIC 2018.024--B box 1