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Creator Name: Starn, Doug
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Name-CRT: Doug Starn
Title: Place St. Michel
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1985
Creation End Date: 1985
Creation Date: 1985
Object Type: Photographs
Materials and Techniques: toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions: 19 15/16 x 15 13/16 in.(50.64 x 40.16 cm. )
Inscriptions: On verso lower center in pencil: 1985On verso top center in pencil:OCH 09/02/1992 ,Satisfactory ,Edges buckling; deep creases lower right corner alongbottom quarter of surface; upper left corner top center along all four edges andcenter; tiny abrasion lower left edge. Much of this damage was purposeful on the partof the artists who wanted to achieve an "old look." ,
AMICA Contributor: Whitney Museum of American Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 91.105.2
Credit Line: Gift of an anonymous donor
Copyright: Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance: Artist's collection/Stux Gallery, Boston 1985-1991David Ross, New York, - 1991
Context - Person: Ross David
Context - Person: Starn Doug
Context - Date: 1985 - 1985
Related Work Description: PLACE ST. MICHEL WITH PLEXI AND LEAD, 1985/1987, tonedsilver print with Scotch tape, plexiglass, and lead, 108x 84 in., Saatchi Collection, LondonST. MICHEL CLAW, 1985-87, toned silver print, tape,plexiglass, wood, 30 x 37, Collection of the artists
AMICA ID: WMAA.91.105.2
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 50.64
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 40.16
AMICA Library Year: 2003
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Whitney Museum of American Art

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