From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleJune 8, 1968
About this objectTree line and ground seen in silhouette with a large body of water reflecting sunlight. Superimposed over this image is a telephone booth illuminated from inside and an image of two dogs lying down in a field.
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] “June 8, 1968verso: [pencil] Bart Parker 1968verso: [pencil] 81:093:6
Measurements21 cm x 34 cm (image)
27.6 cm x 35.2 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 Keywords1960s
Subject and Association KeywordsTrees
Subject and Association KeywordsDogs
Subject and Association KeywordsPhones
Subject and Association KeywordsSuperimposed Image
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop