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Anders pulling splinter from his foot

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Anders pulling splinter from his foot

Artist: Wolfgang Tillmans (German, born 1968)
Date: 2004
Medium: C-print
Dimensions:
Frame: 25 5/8 × 21 3/8 × 1 1/8 in. (65.1 × 54.3 × 2.9 cm.)
Sheet: 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.)
Image: 24 x 16 in. (61 x 40.6 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from William and Edith King Pearson by exchange, 2008.35
Accession number: 2008.35
Classification: photograph
Label TextThrough his photographic images, the German-born, London-based artist Wolfgang Tillmans changes the everyday life into the extraordinary through still lifes, landscapes, abstractions, and portraits of friends in a variety of settings, of which Andres Pulling a Splinter from His Foot (2004) is a prime example. Source: News, January February, March 2009.
Inscription"Anders Pulling Splinter from his foot" (verso, graphite)
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