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Delivery Boy Holding Kitten
  • Roger Franklin Ballen
    born 1950
    born: New York, United States ; active: South Africa
  • Delivery Boy Holding Kitten, 1994
  • Where object was made: South Africa
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.5 x 35.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 x 14 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.5 x 40.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 15/16 x 15 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0091

A black and white photograph of a man with unkempt hair, a mustache, a white shirt, and shorts holds a white kitten by the neck on his lap while sitting on an unmade bed in a dilapidated and messy room.