James Irwin

American (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1930 - 1991, Glenwood Springs, Colorado)

NASA

(Founded 1958)

Michael Light

American (Clearwater, Florida, 1963)

David Scott Manipulates Collection Tongs at Spur Crater, from the series Full Moon by Michael Light

1971; digital image 1999
photograph | chromogenic print
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  • David Scott Manipulates Collection Tongs at Spur Crater, from the series Full Moon by Michael Light

    James Irwin, NASA, Michael Light, David Scott Manipulates Collection Tongs at Spur Crater, from the series Full Moon by Michael Light, 1971; digital image 1999; chromogenic print, 24 1/2 in. x 24 1/2 in. (62.23 cm x 62.23 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Museum purchase courtesy Craig Krull Gallery;


24 1/2 in. x 24 1/2 in. (62.23 cm x 62.23 cm)
Acquired 2000
Collection SFMOMA
Museum purchase courtesy Craig Krull Gallery
2000.489

Tags

astronauts, moon, space travel, spacesuits, technology, collecting samples, sand, dust


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