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Richard Rudisill, Photographic Historian

Richard Rudisill, Photographic Historian

Artist: Anne Noggle (American, 1922 - 2005)
Subject Matter: Richard Rudisill (American, 1932 - 2011)
Date: 1986
Medium: gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 18 1/2 × 13 5/8 in. (47 × 34.6 cm)
Support: 19 7/8 × 15 15/16 in. (50.5 × 40.5 cm)
Classification: Photograph
Credit Line: Gift of Betty Hahn, 1987
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 1988.126.1
Description
The subject is the esteemed photographer and photo historian Richard Rudisill, (1932-2011). In a conversation with curator Katherine Ware on 6/10/2016, Noggle's longtime friend and studio assistant Jim Holbrook, stated that Rudisill "hated" this portrait. According to Holbrook, when he asked to take a picture of Rudisill, the subject said, "You're not going to make me look like Anne Noggle did, are you?"
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