Joel Peter Witkin

American (Brooklyn, New York, 1939)

The Beautiful Man

1982
photograph | gelatin silver print
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    Joel Peter Witkin, The Beautiful Man, 1982; gelatin silver print, 14 11/16 in. x 14 3/4 in. (37.31 cm x 37.47 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Byron R. Meyer Fund purchase; © Joel Peter Witkin


14 11/16 in. x 14 3/4 in. (37.31 cm x 37.47 cm)
Acquired 1983
Collection SFMOMA
Byron R. Meyer Fund purchase
© Joel Peter Witkin
83.81

Tags

feminine, masculine, androgyny, ambiguity, portraits, torsos, gazing, reclining


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