Collection Artwork
2018 38 501 pr w02
2018 38 501 pr w verso
2018 38 501 pr w01
2018 38 501 pr w02
2018 38 501 pr w verso
2018 38 501 pr w01
John Collier (Sparkill, New York, 1914 – 1992, San Jose, Costa Rica)
title unknown
1991
gelatin silver print
Detroit Free Press (born Detroit, Michigan, 1831)
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 6 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in Detroit, Michigan, United States, North America
2018.38.501
Inscribed in blue ink, verso, along left edge, sideways: WAR Demonstration + Protest – 1991
Typewritten on label, adhered, verso, upper left: dfpx 91355
Newspaper clipping, adhered, verso, depicting image on front with credit and caption: JOHN COLLIER/Detroit Free Press / A protester wears a George Bush mask while marching outside the Military Entrance Processing Station in Detroit on Tuesday. [portions of corresponding article also visible]
Stamped in black ink, twice, verso, on newspaper clipping: JAN 16 1991
Stamped in black ink, twice, verso, lower center, below newspaper clipping: RECEIVED JAN 1 6 1991
Inscribed in black, verso, lower center: 1 [?] MARCH6.C C [second “C” encircled]
Typewritten, verso, data and information about photograph, mostly made inaccessible by newspaper clipping

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Jonnea Herman ’18
Inspired by the annual February Tang <3 Students Event
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.