Alinda, Turkey Artist(s)Marilyn BridgesArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date2004Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
11 in x 14 in (27.94 cm x 35.56 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, the ruins of Alinda, Turkey, are depicted alongside the modern town of Karpuzlu. The ruins consist of a fortress and tombs.Physical Description
This photograph depicts an aeriel view of ancient ruins situated next to a town on a hillside.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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