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White Man Contemplating Pyramids

A work made of chromogenic print from a digital file, from the series "desert cantos (the prologue)" (c. 1989), edtion 21/25.
© Richard Misrach

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  • A work made of chromogenic print from a digital file, from the series "desert cantos (the prologue)" (c. 1989), edtion 21/25.

Date:

1989, printed 2006

Artist:

Richard Misrach
American, born 1949

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Photography and Media

Artist

Richard Misrach

Title

White Man Contemplating Pyramids

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1989

Medium

Chromogenic print from a digital file, from the series "Desert Cantos (The Prologue)" (c. 1989), edtion 21/25

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, below image, in black ink: "21/25 WHITE MAN CONTEMPLATING PYRAMIDS"; signed and inscribed recto, lower right, below image, in black ink: "Richard Misrach 1989/2006 K. E."; unmarked verso

Dimensions

46.3 × 59.1 cm (image); 50.7 × 60.9 cm (20 × 24 in., paper)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Robin and Sandy Stuart

Reference Number

2007.221

Copyright

© Richard Misrach

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