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photographs - Vernacular Photograph (Drive-By)

Vernacular Photograph (Drive-By)

  • Object:

    photographs

  • Date:

    1910s-1980s (photographed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin silver print on Kodak Velox paper

  • Credit Line:

    Lent by the American Friends of the V&A through the generosity of Peter Cohen.

  • Museum number:

    LOAN:AMERICANFRIENDS.737:8-2019

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2H, shelf DR9

Physical description

Gelatin silver print in landscape format taken from the inside of a car

Date

1910s-1980s (photographed)

Materials and Techniques

Gelatin silver print on Kodak Velox paper

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm, Width: 10.5 cm

Object history note

From the collection of Peter Cohen. Given as part of a group of 50 photographs relating to the theme of 'Drive-Bys'.

Descriptive line

Vernacular photograph taken from the inside of a car depicting a woman on the back seat looking outside the window, about 1910s-1980s. Gelatin silver print, from the collection of Peter Cohen, given as part of a group of 50 photographs relating to the theme of 'Drive-Bys', depicting various subjects taken from the inside of a car, various dates.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Gelatin silver process

Subjects depicted

Window frames; Automobiles; Woman

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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