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Photography

One of the fastest-growing areas of the collection, Vanderbilt’s holdings in photography include a recently donated collection of Polaroid and silver gelatin prints by the Andy Warhol Photographic Legacy Project; a collection of silver gelatin prints by the Catalan photographer and arts patron, Joaquim Gomis given to the Gallery by the late Carl van der Voort (BA ’53); a portfolio of works by the French photographer, Lucien Clergue given in 2007 by Pradeep K. Jain; a portfolio of works by the American photographers Jill Mathis and Calib Cain Marcus also given in 2007 by Bradley Olson; as well as individual works by such photographers as Edward Steichen and Carrie Mae Weems.

 Untitled, from America: Now + Here

Ross Bleckner (American, b. 1949)
Untitled,  from  America: Now + Here , a portfolio, 2009
Digital chromogenic print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA ’99
2013.035k


Macarao Capoeira, Salvador, Brazil, 2002 Kristin Capp (American, b. 1964)
Macarao Capoeira, Salvador, Brazil , 2002
Archival pigment print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA ’99
2014.038


Harlequin, Arles, 1955Lucien Clergue (French, b. 1934-2014)
Harlequin, Arles, 1955
Gelatin silver print
16″ x 12″
Gift of Pradeep K. Jain
2007.070f


Al Gore, from America: Now + HereChuck Close (American, b. 1940)
Al Gore, from America: Now + Here, a portfolio, 2009
Digital chromogenic print
18-3/4″ x 16″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035c


#1, Scenes from a Marriage, Garth and Lisa, 1982Donna Ferrato (American, b. 1949)
#1, Scenes from a Marriage, Garth and Lisa, 1982
Archival pigment print; printed later
13-3/8″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.044


Cobblestoned, Leonard Street, from the series Tribeca
Donna Ferrato (American, b. 1949)
Cobblestoned, Leonard Street, from the series Tribeca, 10013, 2009
Pigment print on fiber paper
20″ x 15-3/4″
Gift of Kimberly and Jonathan Burkan
2012.014


Sarah’s New World, from the series, I Am UnbeatableDonna Ferrato (American, b. 1949)
Sarah's New World, from the series, I Am Unbeatable, 2013
Archival pigment print, Sony, digital
17″ x 26″
Gift of Charles Heckelman
2014.021


The Gang, from America: Now + HereEric Fischl (American, b. 1948)
The Gang, from America: Now + Here, a portfolio, 2009
Digital chromogenic print
15-3/4″ x 23-1/2″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035g


Xilitla, Mexico, 1998
Sally Gall (American, b. 1956)
Xilitla, Mexico, 1998
Archival pigment print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2014.050


Untitled from Ex LibrisRalph Gibson (American, b. 1939)
Untitled from Ex Libris, 1999
Pigment print on fiber paper
16″ x 10-3/4″
Gift of Kimberly and Jonathan Burkan
2011.010


 

Catedral de Barcelona, from Fotografias de los Anõs 40Joaquim Gomis (Spanish, 1902-1991)
Catedral de Barcelona, from Fotografias de los Anõs 40, Volumen I, ca. 1940-1949
Gelatin silver print
11-3/4″ x 9-1/4″
Gift of Carl van der Voort, BA '53
1989.037l


 

Blow Up II (Armory), from America: Now + Here, a portfolioLyle Ashton Harris (American, b. 1965)
Blow Up II (Armory), from America: Now + Here, a portfolio
Digital chromogenic print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035m


 

Untitled, 2000Harmony Korine (American, b. 1973)
Untitled, 2000
Chromogenic print
11″ x 8-1/2″
Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery Collection Fund
2009.001u


Window of Kumbhalgrah Caleb Cain Marcus
Window of Kumbhalgrah (Kumbhalgrah, India), 2005
Digital chromogenic print
10-5/8″ x 16″
Gift of Bradley Olson
2007.071j


Windfall (Czech-Republic)Jill Mathis (American, b. 1964)
Windfall (Czech-Republic), 1996
Digital chromogenic print
12″ x 16″
Gift of Bradley Olson
2007.071d


American Flag, from America: Now + HereVik Muniz (American, b. 1961)
American Flag, from America: Now + Here, a portfolio, 2009
Digital chromogenic print
12 1/8″ x 21″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035a


America from America: Now + HereAndres Serrano (American, b. 1950)
America from America: Now + Here, a portfolio, 2003
Digital chromogenic print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035h


 

Diagram of Doom for Steichen the Photographer, 1929Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
Diagram of Doom for Steichen the Photographer, 1929
Photogravure
9-9/16″ x 7-5/8″
Vanderbilt Art Association Acquisition Fund Purchase
1979.0096


Jane Goodall, 67, from Wise Women: A Celebration of Their Insights, Courage, and Beauty
Joyce Tenneson (American, b. 1945)
Jane Goodall, 67, from Wise Women: A Celebration of Their Insights, Courage, and Beauty, 2000
Archival pigment print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Charles Heckelman
2015.050


 

Orchid, from Flower Portraits: The Life Cycle of BeautyJoyce Tenneson (American, b. 1945)
Orchid, from Flower Portraits: The Life Cycle of Beauty, 2002
Archival pigment print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Ronald Francesco
2015.067


San Quentin, California, Death House PrisonStephen Tourlentes (American, b. 1959)
San Quentin, California, Death House Prison, 1997
Gelatin silver print
10-1/4″ x 13-1/4″
Janice D. Forsythe Memorial Fund Purchase
2015.001


Ocean Without a Shore, from America: Now + HereBill Viola (American, b. 1951)
Ocean Without a Shore, from America: Now + Here, a portfolio, 2007
Digital chromogenic print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035e


Dolly PartonAndy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)
Dolly Parton, 1985
Polacolor ER
4-1/4″ x 3-3/8″
Gift of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
2008.009


Block 02-71, Carrara, Italy, 2009William Wylie (American, b. 1957)
Block 02-71, Carrara, Italy, 2009
Archival pigment print
43-15/16″ x 41-7/8″
Gift of Jeanne and Richard Press
2013.033


06-22, Carrara, Italy, 2006Bill Viola (American, b. 1951)
Ocean Without a Shore, from America: Now + Here, a portfolio, 2007
Digital chromogenic print
24″ x 20″
Gift of Melissa and Scott Tannen, BA '99
2013.035e