From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Body builder outside]
About this objectBody builder posing outside in front of a large bush with a sliver of another’s face on the left side of the frame.
Place MadeRochester, NY
Date Madeca. 1920s — 1940s
Medium and MaterialsSilver gelatin print from a glass negative.
Inscription and Marksrecto of mat: [pencil] 81:0913:24
recto of mat: [pencil] LW0017
Measurements17.1 cm x 15.3 cm (image)
35.5 cm x 28.1 cm (sheet)
Subject and Association DescriptionArthur Gay was a Rochester-based physical culturist who operated gyms from the 1920s to the 1970s. He made numerous photographs of his students in the 1920s to the 1940s.
Subject and Association KeywordsArthur Gay
Subject and Association KeywordsMale Figure
Subject and Association KeywordsHuman Figure
Subject and Association Keywords1920s
Subject and Association KeywordsRochester
Subject and Association KeywordsBody Building