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Cuyahoga River, Cleveland, Ohio

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:

May 1994, printed September 1996

Artist:

Joel Sternfeld
American, born 1944

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Joel Sternfeld

Title

Cuyahoga River, Cleveland, Ohio

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1994

Medium

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

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, on mount, along bottom edge, in black ink: "JS.227.0 1/7 Cuyahoga River, Cleveland, Ohio May 1994 N-May 1994 / P-September 1996 Joel Sternfeld" The Cuyahoga River burned for more than an hour on June 22, 1969, after molten slag from a steel mill was dumped into the river and ignited other pollutants. From the series, On This Site: Landscape in Memoriam

Dimensions

47.7 × 59.6 cm (image/paper); 63.6 × 76.1 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Jeanne and Richard S. Press

Reference Number

1997.777.8

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