Strip Farm, East Slope of the Tehachapi Mountains

Object Details

Title:

Strip Farm, East Slope of the Tehachapi Mountains

Artist/Maker(s):

William A. Garnett (American, 1916 - 2006)

Culture:

American

Date:

1951

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions:

26.5 x 34.3 cm (10 7/16 x 13 1/2 in.)

Copyright:

© Estate of William A. Garnett

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To visually balance this image, Garnett burnt in a shadow in the lower left corner. While printing the image in the darkroom, he held something (perhaps a card) over the paper except at the corner. Because it was exposed to light longer, the corner darkened.

Provenance

William A. Garnett, American, 1916 - 2006

Exhibitions
Recent Acquisitions: Eugene Atget, Brett Weston, William Garnett, Milton Rogovin (February 3 to May 30, 2004)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, (Los Angeles), February 3 to May 30, 2004