Ray God and Cat, Ica, PeruArtist(s)Marilyn BridgesArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1989Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
24 in x 20 in (60.96 cm x 50.8 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)Subject 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. In this photograph, Bridges depicts a desert in Ica, Peru. Two figures emerge from the surface of the mountainside. Physical Description
This photograph depicts an aerial view of a desert valley with earthworks of a figure and a cat.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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