Chromogenic print, from the series "On This Site: Landscape in Memoriam," edition 1 of 7
Inscribed and signed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in black ink: "Aisle 2, Row 3, Seat 5, Texas Theater, 231 West Jefferson Street, Dallas Texas. / (November 1993) / 1/7 Joel Sternfeld"; unmarked verso
Lee Harvey Oswald was sitting in this seat when he was arrested by Dallas police at 1:50 P.M., November 22, 1963. The double feature playing that day was Cry of Battle and War Is Hell.
From the series, On This Site: Landscape in Memoriam
47.2 × 59.4 cm (image/paper); 71.3 × 82.8 cm (mount)
Acquired from the Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, through an Anonymous Gift
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, “On This Site,” December 14, 1996 - April 18, 1997.
PaceWildensteinMacGill, Beverly Hills, CA, “On This Site,” April 25 -June 6, 1997.
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