Porsche Rainbows #1; Krims, Les; 1973; 1981:0088:0001

From

Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop

Name/Title

Porsche Rainbows #1

About this object

Hand holding water hose as the spray off of a yellow Porsche makes a rainbow. Print originally housed in red numbered glassine envelope labeled "1."

Maker

Krims, Les

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

Photograph

Portfolio Title

Porsche Rainbows

Date Made

1973

Medium and Materials

Chromogenic Print

Inscription and Marks

verso: [pencil] 81:088:01

Measurements

7.9 cm x 11.7 cm (image)

8.8 cm x 12.6 cm (sheet)

Subject and Association Description

Les Krims is a Buffalo-based photographer best-known for elaborately staged, often satirical, photographs. He has taught at the Rochester Institute of Technology and Buffalo State College. Visual Studies Workshop has exhibited as well as organized traveling exhibitions of his work.

Subject and Association Keywords

Les Krims

Subject and Association Keywords

1970s

Subject and Association Keywords

Cars

Subject and Association Keywords

Water

Subject and Association Keywords

Rainbow

Subject and Association Keywords

Porsche

Credit Line

Gift of the artist, 1981

Object Type

Photograph

Object number

1981:0088:0001

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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