From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Exhibition announcement]
About this objectMertin’s shadow cast on a wall underneath a large white streak, perhaps an “I.” The photograph is drymounted to an exhibition announcement of Mertin’s work at the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Place MadeRochester, NY
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] M575 AW71:126
Measurements7.8 cm x 5.2 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 KeywordsShadows
Subject and Association KeywordsSelf-Portrait
Subject and Association KeywordsRochester Institute of Technology
Subject and Association KeywordsExhibition
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved