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Wife and Car
  • Emmet Gowin
    born 1941
    born: Danville, West Virginia, United States
  • Wife and Car, 1971
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13.3 x 16.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/4 x 6 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0156
Label Text

Frontal view of a woman in a coat from the knees up in front of a car. Proper right hand rest on the cars front wheel well while left hand is in contact with the driver's side door handle. Driver's door is open. Woman has a somber expression on her face.