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Suzanne and Philippe on the Train, Long Island
  • Nan Goldin
    born 1953
    born: Washington, DC, United States
  • Suzanne and Philippe on the Train, Long Island, 1985
  • Where object was made: United States
  • silver-dye bleach print (Ilfochrome™)
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.5 x 49 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 19 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.5 x 50.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 15/16 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 18 x 24 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0180
Description
Exhibitions

Yellowish-greenish cast over entire photograph. Image of a woman sitting upright in the interior of a train car with a man laying down, his head on her lap. They form a right angle towrd the right side of the photograph and fill 2/3 of the composition. In the background behind their train seat are the heads of other seated travelers.