The Masjid-Al-Rasul, 11211 Central Avenue, Watts, Los Angeles, California

A work made of chromogenic print, from the series "on this site: landscape in memoriam," edition 1 of 7.

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  • A work made of chromogenic print, from the series "on this site: landscape in memoriam," edition 1 of 7.

Date:

July 1993

Artist:

Joel Sternfeld
American, born 1944

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Artist

Joel Sternfeld

Title

The Masjid-Al-Rasul, 11211 Central Avenue, Watts, Los Angeles, California

Origin

United States

Date

711993–7311993

Medium

Chromogenic print, from the series "On This Site: Landscape in Memoriam," edition 1 of 7

Inscriptions

Inscribed and signed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in black ink: "The Masjid-Al-Rasul, 11211 Central Avenue, Watts, Los Angeles. (July 1993) / 1/7 Joel Sternfeld"; unmarked recto In this mosque, members of the Bloods and the Crips, rival Los Angeles gangs, negotiated and signed a truce on April 26, 1992. From the series, On This Site: Landscape in Memoriam

Dimensions

46.9 x 59.6 cm (image/paper); 70.3 x 82.7 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Acquired from the Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, through an Anonymous Gift

Reference Number

1997.284

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