From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Tree and shadow]
About this objectThe shadow of Parker holding a camera seen on the trunk of a short tree with its branches manicured into a sphere in a garden.
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Bart Parker 1976verso: [pencil] (copy 2)verso: [pencil] 81:093:048verso: [pencil] VSW BP 49
Measurements17.7 cm x 17.8 cm (image)
25.7 cm x 25.2 cm (sheet)
Subject and Association DescriptionBart Parker (1934-2013) initially studied literature and creative writing before switching to photography and attending the Rhode Island School of Design where he studied with Harry Callahan. Parker taught for the majority of his career at the University of Rhode Island. His work is best know for layering and sequencing of multiple images.
Subject and Association KeywordsBart Parker
Subject and Association Keywords1970s
Subject and Association KeywordsTrees
Subject and Association KeywordsGarden
Subject and Association KeywordsShadows
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop