ObjectsViewing Record 1780 of 1946
Previous Record Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List
Welcome to the archived version of the MIT Museum's online collections portal! This site was used to test features and content for the newly redesigned MIT Museum Collections site, which has now launched with over 106,000 objects. Please use the new MIT Museum Collections site for further research and discovery. Webmuseum.mit.edu remains online during the transition period but will not receive new updates or content.
[portrait of young boy with teddy bear]
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Nicholson, Ana Maria
Date made: 1987
Materials: reflection hologram; glass
Measurements: 12 1/2 in x 17 in x 1/4 in
Nomenclature: fine art
Greenish-gold portrait of a young male toddler from stomach up, wearing a caveman-type outfit over his chest, staring at viewer with wide eyes and open mouth, his left hand raised up in front of his face; he holds a teddy bear / stuffed animal and blanket in his left arm; part of the blanket appears to project out of the image plane; small chunk of glass from the bottom left corner of the front sheet of glass is missing; the image appears in the center of the glass, and is framed by a darker area of emulsion on the outside area of glass, though it does not affect the image quality; on 2 thick sheets of glass.
Please note that due to the unique challenges of holography as a medium, high-resolution digital images are not available for most items in the holography collection. Please contact us for more information on reproducing images of holograms.