Hotel Edison, New York, Sept. 1974

Gordon Brown, Artist;  Bell's Photo Service, Printer; 

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in New York, New York State in Sep 1974.
Measurements
Frame 400 x 360 mm
Media
silver gelatin print on paper
Subject Place
Description
Black and white photograph showing the interior of a bathroom, in a hotel in North America. The image shows stark black and white contrasts: the white porcelain of the bathroom sink, the dark of the tiled walls, a square mirror above the sink reflecting the patterns wallpaper above. A power socket is installed on the wallpapered wall slightly crooked. A harsh ceiling light is only just visible and illuminates the scene below.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of Peter Ireland, 2021
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
31 Jan 2022

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Accession Number:
2021/11/4