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A Portion of the Largest Desert Civilization Still in Existence
  • Wanda Hammerbeck
    born 1945
    born: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States ; active: United States
  • A Portion of the Largest Desert Civilization Still in Existence, 1995
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33.5 x 49.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/16 x 19 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 41 x 50.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/8 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 27 x 27 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0202
Description
Literature
Exhibitions

A small area of desert vegetation in the foreground is offset by barbed wire fence, railroad tracks, and an urban background setting. The title appears in boldface below the image; the whole is unified by an overmat.