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untitled (man and child in front of a tow truck)
  • Thaddeus Holownia
    born 1949
    born: Bury St. Edmunds, England, United Kingdom
  • untitled (man and child in front of a tow truck), 1974–1977
  • Headlighting
  • Where object was made: Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • gelatin silver print from paper negative
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 194 x 497 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 19 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 201 x 505 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 15/16 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 25 in
  • Gift of Thaddeus Holownia in memory of Lee Wright
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0001.22
Description
Exhibitions

A horizontal format portrait of a man and a child on a bicycle in front of a Ford tow truck. The truck is associated with the company Middleton's Auto Service. There is a large pile of scrap metal in the background.