Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Man Serving Head on a Platter]

Artist:
William Robert Bowles (American, Campbellsville, Kentucky 1861–1918 Hopkinsville, Kentucky)
Date:
ca. 1900
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 9.8 x 13.9 cm (3 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Mount: 14.6 x 17.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.) Frame: 27.9 x 35.6 cm (11 x 14 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Twentieth-Century Photography Fund, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.366
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's imprint on mount, recto BC: "Bowles // HOPKINSVILLE, KY."; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso CL [sideways]: "Charley Haydon"
[Robert Jackson, Seattle, Washington, 2004–11]

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," October 10, 2012–January 27, 2013.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," October 10, 2012–January 27, 2013.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," February 17, 2013–May 5, 2013.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," February 17, 2013–May 5, 2013.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," June 2, 2013–August 25, 2013.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," June 2, 2013–August 25, 2013.

Fineman, Mia. Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 110, pp.119, 235.



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