Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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High School, New York City
  • John R. Gossage
    born 1946
    born: Staten Island, New York, United States
  • High School, New York City, 1965
  • published in Esquire magazine, July 1965
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 29.8 x 43.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 3/4 x 17 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0484
Description

Black-and-white image of classroom. There are two male figures in the foreground. The man on the left is sitting on top of a desk and is hunched over. The other man is seated at a desk and is looking off to the left. There are students at desks in the middle ground. There is an older male figure seated at a desk in front of a blackboard in the background.