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Chicago

A work made of gelatin silver print.
© Kenneth Josephson.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1964

Artist:

Kenneth Josephson
American, born 1932

About this artwork

A faculty member in the photography department at the School of the Art Institute for more than 35 years, Kenneth Josephson started teaching there in the fall of 1960, shortly after receiving his master’s degree from the Institute of Design. He took to photographing the surrounding streets of Chicago’s Loop in his spare time. Attracted to the light during the afternoon hours when it cast sharp shadows, Josephson created what he called “little dramas” of passersby, like this one of a man walking in front of a Red Cross truck.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Kenneth Josephson

Title

Chicago

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1964

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions

15.9 × 22.7 cm (6 5/16 × 8 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph and Nancy Segall

Reference Number

1998.627

Copyright

© Kenneth Josephson.

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