Kahiltna Glacier, AlaskaArtist(s)Marilyn BridgesArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1990Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
16 in x 20 in (40.64 cm x 50.8 cm)Credit LineGift of Will and Joanne PotterSubject matter
Marilyn Bridges describes the markings and monuments that she photographs from above as “the messages of humankind.” As a pilot and photographer, she documents contemporary landscapes connected to ancient times, which addresses the human relationship to the earth and environment. This photograph depicts the Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park, Alaska. It is the longest glacier in the Alaska Range and winds from the foreground through the background of this image. Physical Description
This photograph depicts an aerial view of a glacier mountain range.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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glaciers (bodies of water)