John Divola (1949) - Untitled from Zuma series

Description
John Divola (1949) - Untitled from Zuma series
C-Print - Signed - 1977

John Divola, Untitled from Zuma Series, 1977

Chromogenic C-Print on glossy paper

Signed ‘John Divola’ and dated ‘1977’

Sheet dimensions: 24.8 x 30.4 cm

Frame dimensions: 47.5 x 42.5 x 3.8 cm

Archival mount and framed under UV Plexiglas

'One of Divola's earliest projects, Zuma (1979), brought him critical acclaim. Zuma is a photographic record made over time of a beachfront property that was being used intermittently by the fire department for fire-fighting practice. As Divola observed the building over the course of two years, it was ravaged by fire, vandalism, and the artist's own graffiti. These acts of human "intervention," as he saw them, became integrated with the inevitable natural processes of decay...'

- Getty Center

Lot details
Artist
John Divola (1949)
Title of artwork
Untitled from Zuma series
Technique
C-Print
Signature
Signed
Date of print
1977
Condition
Good
Vintage print
Yes
Image size
30.4×24.8 cm
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