Submerged Gas Pumps, Salton Sea
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2.2002.3137
People
Richard Misrach, American (Los Angeles, California born 1949)
Title
Submerged Gas Pumps, Salton Sea
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1983
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, California
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Chromogenic print
Dimensions
image: 46.5 x 58.5 cm (18 5/16 x 23 1/16 in.)
sheet: 50.5 x 61 cm (19 7/8 x 24 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: recto, b.r. in black ink: Richard Misrach
  • inscription: yes, recto, below image, black pen, signed, in artist's hand: 10/25 SUBMERGED GAS PUMPS, SALTON SEA © Richard Misrach (1983/88)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Copyright
© Richard Misrach
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2.2002.3137
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Alvin L. Clark, Jr., Harvard Art Museum/ Handbook, ed. Stephan Wolohojian, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), ill. p. 229

Exhibition History

A New Kind of Historical Evidence: Photographs from The Carpenter Center Collection, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, 08/06/2005 - 10/30/2005

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted