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Jonathan Singer Photographs:,digital photographic prints

Donor:
Singer, Jonathan, Dr.  Search this
Extent:
2 Cubic feet (1 box, 13 photoprints)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Digital images
Photographs
Date:
2011
Scope and Contents:
Custom-made wooden box containing 13 matted digital color prints, of guitars and a mandolin, by Dr. Singer. The subjects are custom-made instruments in private collections. Cover text: "Gibson Boxed Set #1/5 / This Gibson commemorative / Morrison Hotel Gallery / boxed edition containing / thirteen original digital / prints were shot with a / Hasselblad H2D-39 and / printed on Casson paper," signed by the photographer and dated 2011. Image sizes approx. 18" x 13-1/2". Each print is signed in pencil under the image at left, and the photographer's blind-stamp is at the right. Mounts are Foam-Core, with descriptive labels on the verso. Mat hinges are masking tape.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Jonathan Singer is a podiatrist who gained notoriety as a botanical photographer, then turned his attention to handmade guitars. See http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2008/03/flowerphotog200803 from Vanity Fair.
Provenance:
Donated by Jonathan Singer on May 20, 2011.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Rights:
Jonathan Singer retains copyright. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mandolin  Search this
Guitars  Search this
Genre/Form:
Digital images
Photographs -- Digital color prints -- 1910-1920
Citation:
Photograph by Jonathan Singer, 2011, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1243
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84b269094-c851-4dec-a14d-e8c7c4caf41f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1243
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