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Photograph - Adam


  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, made)
    Germany (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tillmans, Wolfgang, born 1968 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    C-type print

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 1001

Physical description

A colour photograph depicting a portrait of a young man standing in a sitting-room in front of a brown sofa with crochet blanket. The man is wearing ripped jeans, trainers and a blue jacket with red sleeves and has a short dreadlock haircut.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, made)
Germany (possibly, made)


1991 (made)


Tillmans, Wolfgang, born 1968 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

C-type print


Height: 40.7 cm image, Width: 27.5 cm image

Descriptive line

Photograph by Wolfgang Tillmans, 'Adam', photograph printed on C-type colour paper, England, 1991

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1994


Photographic paper



Subjects depicted

Man; Living room; Crochet; Sofa


Photographs; Portraits; Interiors; Fashion


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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