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Photograph - Have and Take I

Have and Take I

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1988 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Taylor, Robert, born 1958 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin-silver print

  • Museum number:

    E.578-1996

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case EDUC, shelf 16

Physical description

A black and white photograph depicting two hands holding the stem of a white calla lily. The flower is being held horizontally with the head of the flower situated on the left of the image.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1988 (made)

Artist/maker

Taylor, Robert, born 1958 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Gelatin-silver print

Marks and inscriptions

Signed on the back in black ink 'Robert Taylor'
Inscribed on the back in black ink with title and date

Dimensions

Height: 38 cm Size of image, Width: 20.5 cm Size of image, Height: 40 cm Size of sheet, Width: 21.8 cm Size of sheet

Object history note

This photograph is part of a series from a collaboration with the dancer, Mark Linton Harris. He wanted to make a piece of dance in which the photography would be more than evidence that the dance had been there.

Descriptive line

Photograph by Robert Taylor, 'Have and Take I', gelatin-silver print, Great Britain, 1988

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1996

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Gelatin-silver

Subjects depicted

Hands; Lilies

Categories

Photographs; Dance

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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