Detail View: Clyfford Still Archive:

UNIQUE ID: 
CPSA.F001.S003.SB001.B001.011
Title: 
Portrait of Clyfford Still plowing a field with Elmer Still on his land in Killam, Alberta
Creation Date: 
circa 1940
Work Creator Name: 
Still, Clyfford
Work Display Measurement: 
3 5/8 x 5 inches (9.2075 x 12.7 cm)
Work Material Medium Name: 
black-and-white film
Work Material Support Name: 
paper
Work Technique Name: 
black-and-white photography
Current Work Location Name: 
Clyfford Still Museum
Creation Location: 
Killam, Alberta, Canada
Work Relation: 
CPSA.F001.S003.SB001.B006.734
Work Description: 
In this black and white photograph, Clyfford Still and his father John Elmer Still plow a field in Alberta, Canada. Elmer stands atop the tractor, while Clyfford trails behind the machine with a plow. The soil in the foreground appears to be freshly tilled. A dense forest occupies the background and right edge of the frame.
Citation: 
Portrait of Clyfford Still plowing a field with Elmer Still on his land in Killam, Alberta, between circa 1929 and circa 1941. Unknown photographer. Courtesy the Clyfford Still Archives
Work Rights Statement: 
Courtesy the Clyfford Still Archives
Image Date Type: 
creation
Image Type Format: 
Tiff
Image Holding Institution: 
Clyfford Still Museum
Image Collection Name: 
CSM Archival Collection: Objects
Image Rights Statement: 
Photo: Clyfford Still, 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