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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2018.118
People
John Simmons, American (Chicago, IL born 1950)
Title
Window Writing, Chicago
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1969
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Illinois, Chicago
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/361761
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Pigment print
Technique
Pigment print
Dimensions
24.1 × 35.6 cm (9 1/2 × 14 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r., in black ink: John Simmons
  • inscription: l.l., in black ink: Chicago 1969
Provenance
John Simmons, created 1969, sold; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2018.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Copyright
© John Simmons
Accession Year
2018
Object Number
2018.118
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Colleen Walsh, "Taking it all personally: Carpenter Center show reflects racial disparities that helped fuel James Baldwin's writing", Harvard Gazette (Cambridge, MA, 2018)

Exhibition History

Photography and Social Change in James Baldwin’s America, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge, 09/13/2018 - 12/30/2018

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