The J. Paul Getty Museum

Water Tower, Youngstown, Ohio, United States

Object Details

Title:

Water Tower, Youngstown, Ohio, United States

Artist/Maker:

Bernd and Hilla Becher (German, partnership 1959 - 2007)

Culture:

German

Places:

Germany (Place Created)
Youngstown, Ohio, United States (Place Depicted)

Date:

1980

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2006.24.2

Dimensions:

40.4 × 30.8 cm (15 7/8 × 12 1/8 in.)

Copyright:

© Bernd and Hilla Becher

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Provenance
Provenance
1980 - 1980/1981

Created by the artists, Bernd and Hilla Becher, German, partnership 1959 - 2007 (Germany), by gift to Earl (Scott) Davis, 1980 - 1981.

1980/1981 - 2006

Earl (Scott) Davis (New York, New York)

2006 - 2006

Solomon Fine Art (Dana Point, California), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2006.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Bernd and Hilla Becher: Basic Forms (May 6 to September 14, 2008)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), May 6 to September 14, 2008
Bibliography
Bibliography

Becher, Bernd and Hilla Becher. Wassertürme (Munich: Schirmer/Mosel, 1988), pl. 19.

Becher, Bernd and Hilla Becher. Water Towers (Cambridge: MIT Press, 1988), pl. 19.