Untitled (Memphis)

William Eggleston (American, born Memphis, Tennessee, 1939)
ca. 1972, printed 1986
Dye-transfer print
Image: 34 x 52.3 cm (13 3/8 x 20 9/16 in.)
Sheet: 47.3 x 62.9 cm (18 5/8 x 24 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Louis V. Bell, Harris Brisbane Dick, Fletcher, and Rogers Funds and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and Louis V. Bell Fund, 2012
Accession Number:
Rights and Reproduction:
© Eggleston Artistic Trust
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's stamp in black ink on print, verso BL: "William Eggleston's Guide, // c. 1972, printed 1986" ; BC: "Example five from an // edition of five." [edition numbers in pencil]; Signed in ink on print, verso BR: Wm [underlined] Eggleston; inscribed in pencil in unknown hand, BRC: "15,000-"
William Eggleston; Private collection, New York; [Cheim & Read, New York]

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "At War with the Obvious: Photographs by William Eggleston," February 26, 2013–July 28, 2013.

Eggleston, William. William Eggleston's Guide. New York: Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1976. p.67.