Krishana, Marie and Mike, Gay Head, MA

Accession Number

Krishana, Marie and Mike, Gay Head, MA

Stephen DiRado

Artist Nationality
American (North American)

Object Creation Date
1996, printed 1998

Medium & Support
gelatin silver print on paper

11 in x 14 in (27.94 cm x 35.56 cm)

Credit Line
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH

Subject matter
Beach People is part of an ongoing series of work by Stephen DiRado. He began photographing at Aquinnah—formerly Gay Head, until 1997—in 1988. A section of the beach is clothing optional. The series unflinchingly documents the beachgoers, portraying a seemingly intimate view into the lives of the visitors.

Physical Description
A photograph of three nude subjects lying on a beach. One woman reclines in the foreground. Another woman sits, leaning over a man who rests his head on her lap.

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Collection Area

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group portraits
men (male humans)
nudes (representations)
women (female humans)

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