Detail View: Clyfford Still Archives:

Portrait of Clyfford Still installing PH-246 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
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Work Display Measurement: 
3 1/2 x 5 inches (8.89 x 12.7 cm)
Work Material Medium Name: 
black-and-white film
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Work Technique Name: 
black-and-white photography
Current Work Location Name: 
Clyfford Still Museum
Creation Location: 
Los Angeles, California
Work Description: 
In this black and white portrait, Clyfford Still stands on a ladder before PH-246 (1951-2) at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Los Angeles, California. Still travelled to the museum to assist in the installation of several artworks that the institution exhibited during the early 1960s. After its exhibition at LACMA, the owner of PH-246, John Stephan, gifted the painting to the Art Institute of Chicago in 1962.
Work Rights Statement: 
Courtesy the Clyfford Still Archives
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Image Type Format: 
Image Holding Institution: 
Clyfford Still Museum
Image Collection Name: 
CSM Archival Collection: Objects
Image Rights Statement: 
Unknown photographer, courtesy the Clyfford Still Archives
Image Capture Hardware: 
Epson Expression 10000XL
Image Capture Operating System: 
Macintosh OS X 10.8.4
Image Cataloger Role: 
Digital Imaging Assistant