State Route 74, near Interstate 95, Lumberton, North Carolina

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:

June 1994

Artist:

Joel Sternfeld
American, born 1944

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Artist

Joel Sternfeld

Title

State Route 74, near Interstate 95, Lumberton, North Carolina

Origin

United States

Date

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.225.0 1/7 State Route 74, Near Interstate 95, Lumberton, North carolina, June 1994 N-June 1994 / P-September 1996 Joel Sternfeld" On July 23, 1993, James Jordan, father of basketball superstar Michael Jordan, was driving home from the funeral of a friend when he pulled off the road onto this shoulder to take a nap. Ten days later, his body was found in a creek in South Carolina. Two teenagers were charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery. They were sentenced to life in prison. From the series, On This Site: Landscape in Memoriam

Dimensions

47.4 × 59.2 cm (image/paper); 63 × 76.2 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Jeanne and Richard S. Press

Reference Number

1998.851

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