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Elk River, California

Object Details

Title:

Elk River, California

Artist/Maker:

Minor White (American, 1908 - 1976)

Culture:

American

Place:

California, United States (Place Created)

Date:

1947

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2015.118.19

Dimensions:

8.6 × 11.1 cm (3 3/8 × 4 3/8 in.)

Copyright:

Reproduced with permission of the Minor White Archive, Princeton University Art Museum. © Trustees of Princeton University

Credit Line:

Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser

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Object Description

An ax sticking out of a log in front of a recently plowed field.

Provenance
Provenance
- 2005

Klotz / Sirmon Gallery (New York, New York), sold to Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, 2005.

2005 - 2015

Daniel Greenberg (Los Angeles, California ) and Susan Steinhauser (Los Angeles, California ), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2015.