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Erosion

Object Details

Title:

Erosion

Artist/Maker:

Wynn Bullock (American, 1902 - 1975)

Culture:

American

Place:

Monterey, California, United States (Place Created)

Date:

1959

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2016.172.9

Dimensions:

19.2 × 24 cm (7 9/16 × 9 7/16 in.)

Copyright:

© Bullock Family Photography LLC. All rights reserved.

Credit Line:

Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser

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Object Description

View of an eroded hillside on the side of a road.

Provenance
Provenance
1986 -

Ursula Gropper (Sausalito, California)

- 2011

Consolidated Freightways (Palo Alto, California), [sold, Consolidated Freightways sale, Christie's, December 19, 2011, lot 319, to Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser.]

2011 - 2016

Daniel Greenberg (Los Angeles, California ) and Susan Steinhauser (Los Angeles, California ), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Mack, Richard and Wynn Bullock. The Widening Stream (Monterey, California: Peregrin Publications, 1965), unpaginated.

Bullock, Wynn. Wynn Bullock, text by Barbara Bullock (San Francisco: Scrimshaw Press, 1971), unpaginated.

Bullock, Wynn. Wynn Bullock, Photography: A Way of Life, text by Barbara Bullock-Wilson. Liliane De Cock, ed. (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Morgan & Morgan, 1973), p. 99. Published title: Erosion.

Bullock, Wynn. Wynn Bullock, text by David Fuess (Millerton, New York: Aperture, 1976), p. 21. Published title: Erosion.

Bullock, Wynn. The Enchanted Landscape: Photographs 1940 - 1975, poem by Ursula K. Le Guin, essay by Raphael Shevelev (New York: Aperture Foundation, 1994), p. 43. Published title: Erosion.

Bullock, Wynn. Wynn Bullock: Enchanted by the Mystery of Light, text by Barbara Bullock-Wilson, exh. cat. (Yamanashi-ken Kitakoma-gun Takane-chō: Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, 1999), p. 24. Published title: Erosion.

Bullock, Wynn. Wynn Bullock, text by Chris Johnson and Barbara Bullock-Wilson (London: Phaidon, 2001), ill. between pp. 39-42. Published title: Erosion.

Bullock, Wynn. Wynn Bullock: Listening with the Eyes, Seeing with the Heart, essay by James Rhem, exh. cat. (Chicago: Stephen Daiter Gallery, 2002), p. 12. Published title: Erosion.

Westerbeck, Colin. Seismic Shift: Lewis Baltz, Joe Deal and California Landscape Photography, 1944-1984, exh. cat. (Riverside: California Museum of Photography, with University of California, Riverside, 2011), pl. 21.

Abbott, Brett. Wynn Bullock: Revelations, exh. cat. (Atlanta: High Museum of Art, with University of Texas Press, 2014), p. 89, pl. 52.