From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Dixie Electric Motors]
About this objectDog-like animal with large eyelashes made out of metal motor parts on top of a metal base. The base reads “DIXIE ELECTRIC MOTORS.” A brick building, presumably Dixie Electric Motors, is in the background.
MakerStarr, Nina Howell
Date Madeca. late 1960s
Medium and MaterialsSilver chlorobromide print.
Inscription and Marksrecto: [pencil] R.H. Starrverso of mat: [pencil] PS71:505verso of mat: [pencil] PS 54verso of mat: [stamp] Documenting contemporary folk art Photograph (c) by Nina Howell Starrverso of mat: [pencil] PS71:505
Measurements34.6 cm x 15.6 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionNina Howell Starr is an American photographer best known for her documentation of roadside folk art.
Subject and Association KeywordsNina Howell Starr
Subject and Association Keywords1960s
Subject and Association KeywordsSculpture
Subject and Association KeywordsMetal
Subject and Association KeywordsDog
Subject and Association KeywordsEyelashes
Subject and Association KeywordsFolk Art
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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