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Skull, 1966-10

 Item — Box: 4
Identifier: 2014.3.271
Skull, Ghost Ranch

Scope and Content Note

From the Collection: The collection comprises almost 200 photographs, including copy prints, film, contact sheets, documentary photographs, and personal snap shots, all relating to the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe. Many photographs are of O'Keeffe or her New Mexico properties.

Part of this collection was accessioned into the Museum's art collection, including fine art photography by such artists as Alfred Stieglitz, Ansel Adams, Laura Gilpin, Todd Webb, and Philip Halsman. Those photographs share an accession number scheme beginning with 2014.03.

The collection also contains a limited amount of correspondence, ephemera, clippings, popular prints, and one watercolor and graphite work by an unknown individual.

Dates

  • 1966-10

Physical Description

Stamped in purple ink on verso: "K61932".

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public for research purposes.

Extent

1 Photographic Prints : black-and-white Polaroid ; 4 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches

Overview

Photograph of skull. Handwritten by Georgia O'Keeffe in pencil on verso: "At the Studio door at//the Ranch."

Physical Description

Stamped in purple ink on verso: "K61932".

Ownership and Rights

Copyright Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

General

Previous descriptive title: Skull, Ghost Ranch; changed to: Skull. Previously undated; changed to: 1966-10. Previous photographer: unknown; changed to: Georgia O'Keeffe. Based on research by Lisa Volpe, MFA Houston. Approved 12/2020.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Repository

Contact:
217 Johnson Street
Santa Fe NM 87501 US
505-946-1000