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untitled (man inside shed with a tin roof)
  • Thaddeus Holownia
    born 1949
    born: Bury St. Edmunds, England, United Kingdom
  • untitled (man inside shed with a tin roof), 1974–1977
  • Headlighting
  • Where object was made: near Vinland, Kansas, United States
  • gelatin silver print from paper negative
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 194 x 470 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 18 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 203 x 504 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 x 19 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 25 in
  • Gift of Thaddeus Holownia in memory of Lee Wright
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0001.13

A horizontal format portrait of a man (Ray Wilbur) sitting inside a small playhouse with a tin roof made out of a Wills Sainte Claire vehicle. The door to the structure is ajar. The playhouse is in the middle of a field.