From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [From Plastic Love Dream]
About this objectFemale nude covered in a plastic sheet seen from the chest to feet lying back on a fabric covered pedestal.
Date Madeca. 1969
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pen] NEGATIVE #68.81.36Averso: [pen] “Homage to V” from the series / “Plastic Love Dream” / Roger Mertinverso: [pencil] M575 RM76:031:07verso: [pen] Roger Mertin / 33 So. Goodman / Rochester, N.Y. 14607
Measurements12.4 cm x 18.8 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionRoger Mertin studied photography at the Rochester Institute of Technology as well as with Nathan Lyons and Minor White. He was a long-time professor at the University of Rochester and also taught at Visual Studies Workshop. Mertin’s work has been widely exhibited and collected.
Subject and Association KeywordsRoger Mertin
Subject and Association Keywords1960s
Subject and Association KeywordsFemale Nude
Subject and Association Keywordsplastic tarp
Subject and Association KeywordsPose
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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