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Photograph - Arsenal supporter at Leeds away match, wtih team tattooed on his chest
  • Arsenal supporter at Leeds away match, wtih team tattooed on his chest
    Cormack, Chris
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Arsenal supporter at Leeds away match, wtih team tattooed on his chest

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Leeds (photographed)

  • Date:

    1979 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cormack, Chris (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin-silver print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Paul Barker

  • Museum number:

    E.56-2006

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 1027, box C

Physical description

Black and white photograph of a man infront of a 'police control' van opening his white shirt to show names of football team tattooed in formation on his chest.

Place of Origin

Leeds (photographed)

Date

1979 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Cormack, Chris (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Gelatin-silver print

Dimensions

Height: 42 cm, Width: 56.9 cm

Descriptive line

Arsenal supporter at Leeds away match, with team tattooed on his chest, gelatin-silver print by Chris Cormack, 1979, part of the New Society/The Other Britain collection, gift of Paul Barker

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Published in New Society 13.9.1979 as part of the feature 'A Quiet Day at the Match: Ian Walker went on the train to Leeds and back with Arsenal supporters. Chris Cormack took the pictures', pp.556 to 559. This photograph appears on pp.556-557, with the caption 'Fans: Leeds girl supporters (above) and a Scotsman with the entire Arsenal team tattooed on his chest (left)'.

Production Note

The photograph was shot on assignment for New Society magazine

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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