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Condemned Man, from "Conversations with the Dead"

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Condemned Man, from "Conversations with the Dead"

Danny Lyon

Artist Nationality
American (North American)

Object Creation Date
1968-1969; printed later

Medium & Support
gelatin silver print on paper

14 x 11 in. ( 35.56 x 27.94 cm )

Credit Line
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80

Physical Description
A prisoner in uniform with his hands cuffed and in front of him against a wood paneled wall. There is a man in a suit and glasses standing next to him.

Primary Object Classification

Primary Object Type
black and white print

Collection Area

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jails (buildings)
men (male humans)
prisons (buildings)

4 Related Resources

Documentary Photography & Social Realism
(Part of 9 Learning Collections)
Prison and Punishment
(Part of 11 Learning Collections)
Danny Lyon
(Part of: Modern Jewish Photography W20 - Dash Moore)

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