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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1976.30
People
Elaine Mayes, American (Berkeley, California born 1938)
Title
Pegasus, New York Thruway
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1972
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/285058
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
actual: 15 x 22.2 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Elaine Mayes
  • inscription: inscribed in graphite on verso: 152-36a Elaine Mayes Pegasus, New York Thruway December 25, 1972
  • label: In black ink, on sticker, on backing, removed: 38
Provenance
Elaine Mayes, Florence, Massachusetts, sold to the Fogg Art Museum, 1976.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Student Print Rental Program and a National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Copyright
© Elaine Mayes
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
P1976.30
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Makeda Best, ed., Devour the Land: War and American Landscape Photography since 1970, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2021), p. 61, cat. no. 5, ill.

Exhibition History

Devour the Land: War and American Landscape Photography since 1970, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/17/2021 - 01/16/2022

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