Photo © Ashley Gilbertson/VII. Courtesy of the artist
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2020.170
People
Ashley Gilbertson, Australian (Melbourne, Australia born 1978)
Title
A cloud of smoke rises above Radford Army Ammunition Plant during an open burn of high explosives on the New River in South West Virginia, on May 30, 2017.
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Bombs in Our Backyard
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
2017
Culture
Australian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/370055
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Archival pigment print
Technique
Pigment print
Dimensions
30.5 × 45.7 cm (12 × 18 in.)
Provenance
Ashley Gilbertson, sold; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2020.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Copyright
© Ashley Gilbertson
Accession Year
2020
Object Number
2020.170
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. 82, cat. no. 23, 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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