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Untitled [Thendara ?]

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Schweitzer, Dan
Date made: 1978
Materials: white light transmission; film
Measurements: 18 1/2 in x 13 in x 1/2 in
Nomenclature: fine art
Classification: holograms

Man sits at a desk, back to viewer, elbow on books on the desk; man appears almost as a silhouette; stares at a large window in the background; shadows from window and from the man stretch into foreground; excellent depth, color and horizontal parallax; creator's signature and year appear in bottom right corner; `6/6' appears in bottom left corner; on thick sandwiched glass; 2 holes drilled through glass appear at top to allow for hanging.

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