The J. Paul Getty Museum

Sleeping Girl

Object Details

Title:

Sleeping Girl

Artist/Maker:

Wynn Bullock (American, 1902 - 1975)

Culture:

American

Place:

United States (Place Created)

Date:

1968

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2010.77.1

Dimensions:

24.1 × 17.9 cm (9 1/2 × 7 1/16 in.)

Copyright:

© Bullock Family Photography LLC. All rights reserved.

Credit Line:

Gift of Barbara & Gene Bullock-Wilson, Trustees of The Bullock-Wilson Trust

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Object Description

Twelve separate images of a young nude female reclined on the floor in front of a painting depicting a female nude reclining.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Bullock-Wilson, Barbara, and Edna Bullock, eds. Wynn Bullock, Photographing the Nude: The Beginnings of a Quest for Meaning (Salt Lake City: Peregrine Smith Book, 1984), p. 76. Published title: Sleeping Girl.

Bullock, Wynn. The Enchanted Landscape: Photographs 1940 - 1975, poem by Ursula K. Le Guin, essay by Raphael Shevelev (New York: Aperture Foundation, 1994), p. 66. Published title: Sleeping Girl.