From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
About this objectMan crouching at a grill while a woman holds an small object that may be a fruit rind. The grill’s surface is covered with cooking meat. On the other side of the backyard is a large statue of a standing nude.
Date Madeca. 1970s
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Riis [sp] .R572 me.1verso: [pencil] MR 72:194:4
Measurements14.9 cm x 15.7 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionMurray Riss (b. 1940) is a European born, Memphis based photographer who studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and taught at the Memphis College of Art.
Subject and Association Keywords1970s
Subject and Association KeywordsCooking
Subject and Association KeywordsMeat
Subject and Association KeywordsGrill
Subject and Association KeywordsBackyard
Subject and Association KeywordsSculpture
Subject and Association KeywordsMurray Riss
Subject and Association KeywordsNude
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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