Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hands Framing New York Harbor

Artist:
John Baldessari (American, born National City, California, 1931)
Artist:
Harry Shunk (German, Reudnitz 1924–2006 New York (?))
Artist:
János (Jean) Kender (Hungarian, Pécs 1937–2009)
Date:
1971
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
25.4 x 18.0 cm (10 x 7 1/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.5111
Rights and Reproduction:
Shunk-Kender © Roy Lichtenstein Foundation
Not on view
Inscription: Stamped in ink, verso BRC: “HARRY SHUNK // Photo and Copyright [in box]”
[Addison Thompson, New York, New York]

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 3," October 3, 1993–March 1, 1994.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 14," September 9, 1996–December 9, 1996.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs: A Decade of Collecting," June 5, 2001–September 4, 2001.

Cooke, Lynne, and Douglas Crimp, ed. Mixed Use, Manhattan: Photography and Related Practices, 1970s to the Present. Cambridge, Mass.: Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, 2010. p. 67.



See Peter Osborn, Conceptual Art, Phaidon Themes and Movements, p. 82 for a description of the Pier 18 project
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