From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleLinda and Joan
About this objectWoman wearing a bra seen in the reflection of a long rectangular mirror placed on a bed. A curtain can be seen in the reflection behind her head.
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pen] For Nathan and Joan / from the series / “Linda and Joan” / 1968 / Roger Mertinverso: [pencil] M575 / 74:076
Measurements11.1 cm x 16.8 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 KeywordsReflection
Subject and Association Keywords1960s
Subject and Association KeywordsMirror
Subject and Association KeywordsPose
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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