Photo Credit: copy photo: J. Giammatteo
Bookmark (persistent url): https://dac-collection.wesleyan.edu/objects-1/info/13550
129 x 290 mm (5.1 x 11.4 in.)
Philip Trager, American, b. born 1935
Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Gelatin silver print
Series: from Early Work
Edition: From the artist’s unpublished early work. This is the first architectural photograph taken by the artist; it was never published.
Marks: Signed in pencil on mount, lower left: “Philip Trager”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Collection of the artist
Bibliography: Unpublished work; for general discussion of the artist’s early work, see Barbara Michaels, et al., Philip Trager [retrospective catalog] (Göttingen, Germany: Steidl; [Middletown, CT]: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University; [Oberlin, OH]: Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, 2006), pp. 21–23; see also letter of 8 January 1971 from the artist in DAC donor file.
Credit Line: Gift of Philip S. Trager (BA Wesleyan 1956, DFA 2008), 1970
Accession Number: 1970.48.1
Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keywordThis object has the following keywords:
architecture*, churches, Connecticut*, Connecticut artists, New England*, Northeastern United States*, religions, religious buildings, rural areas*, Wesleyan University alumni artists
- architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
- Connecticut - TGN 7007159
- Connecticut artists
- New England - TGN 7014203 (general region): Refers to several states settled by English colonists, including Connecticut, Maine, Massaschusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The coastline has many harbors. It is on a broad continental shelf, with forested hills inland. It was inhabited by the 9th mill. BCE; the Algonquians were here when the Europeans settled in early 17th century.
- Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
- religious buildings
- rural areas - Settlement areas characterized by country life or agriculture. [November 1992 descriptor added.]
- Wesleyan University alumni artists
- image Dimensions: 129 x 290 mm (5.1 x 11.4 in.)
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