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Danny LYON

United States of America born 1942

Six-wing cell block, Ramsey Prison Farm, Texas 1967-68 Description: from the series Conversations with the Dead
Place made: Texas, United States of America
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, verso, l.r., pencil, `Danny Lyon'. Stamp, verso, u.c., blue ink, `Photograph by / Danny Lyon / c. MAGNUM PHOTO,INC. / 15 West 46th Street, N.Y.C., 10036'. Stamp & inscriptions, verso, l.r., black ink, `Printer / LAB (pencil) / BLEAK BEAUTY / Picture Date / 1968 (pencil) / Print Date / 1970 (pencil). Stamp, verso, l.c., `MAGNUM / PHOTO LIBRARY PRINT / NEW YORK / LOG REF. / 2367 30187 / 21499 23127 (pencil, crossed out) 31512 (pencil) / TO BE RETURNED / 32764'. Inscribed, verso, u.r., red felt-tipped pen, `Prison'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, verso, c. pencil, `6-7-672/4 (repeated upper.c.). Stamp, verso, c.l., `3 479'
Dimensions: printed image 16.1 h x 24.0 w cm sheet 20.3 h x 25.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1362