From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleYvonne and David
About this objectTwo people standing in the foreground with a large body of water behind them and a tree line in the distance. Images of trees are superimposed on the water. The two people may be superimposed on the image of the body of water as well. Yvonne has appeared in other of Parker’s photographs and is a family member. The setting of this photograph is Lincoln Woods State Park in Rhode Island.
Place MadeLincoln, Rhode Island
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Yvonne & David, Lincoln Woodsverso: [pencil] 1/5verso: [pencil] Bart Parker 1973verso: [pencil] 81:093:24verso: [pencil] VSW BP 24
Measurements19.6 cm x 24.5 cm (image)
20.3 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 KeywordsRhode Island
Subject and Association KeywordsSuperimposed Image
Subject and Association KeywordsWater
Subject and Association KeywordsLincoln Woods State Park
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop