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Reverend Ike
  • Neil Selkirk
    born 1947
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: United States
  • Reverend Ike, 1973
  • published in Esquire magazine, May 1973
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 40.3 x 38.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 7/8 x 15 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0327
Label Text

Black-and-white image of a male figure seated in a throne (identified as Frederick Eikerenkoetter II, "Reverend Ike"). The man is laughing and is holding a chalice in his proper left hand. There is an urn of flowers on either side of the throne.