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Nudes at the Royalton Hotel

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    New York (photographed)

  • Date:

    1992 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    von Unwerth, Ellen (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin silver print

  • Museum number:

    E.401-1997

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 1000, box F

Physical description

A black and white phonograph depicting two seated females lifting their tops to reveal their breasts.

Place of Origin

New York (photographed)

Date

1992 (made)

Artist/maker

von Unwerth, Ellen (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Gelatin silver print

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in graphite on the back '66/36A'

Dimensions

Height: 50.5 cm sheet, Width: 40.5 cm sheet, Height: 45.5 cm image, Width: 30.5 cm image

Descriptive line

Photograph by Ellen von Unwerth, 'Nudes at the Royalton Hotel', an advertisement for the Royalton Hotel, New York, gelatin silver print, 1992

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

von Unwerth, Ellen. Snaps. New Mexico: Twin Palms Publishers, 1995.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1997

Production Note

1992. Advertisement for Royalton Hotel, New York

Materials

Photographic paper; Material

Techniques

Gelatin silver; Technique

Subjects depicted

Female nude; Fashion; Subject

Categories

Photographs; Advertising; Fashion

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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