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Basketball Court & Cornfield, Near Maxwell, NE
  • Larry Ferguson
    born 1954
    born: Maxwell, Nebraska, United States ; active: United States
  • Basketball Court & Cornfield, Near Maxwell, NE, 1976
  • Where object was made: Nebraska, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.32 x 30.48 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 x 12 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 27.94 x 35.56 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Jon T. O'Neal
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0090
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Decrepit basketball hoop set in the middle of a farm yard with a poured cement slab. In the corner of the cement slab you can make out "1976" written in the cement slab as well as four distinct hand prints with initials. Behind the basketball hoop is a fence and harvested cornfield. Top left corner of image there are three trees that surround a small outbuilding.