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Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Schinella, G. Robert; McDonnell Douglas Electronics Corporation
Date made: 1971
Materials: laser transmission; film (?)
Measurements: 25 1/2 in x 37 in x 1/2 in
Nomenclature: fine art
Classification: holograms

Large, sharp, red image of an underwater scene with swimming fish, coral, and tall kelp/seaweed; in background, swimming among the stalks of seaweed, a diver with diving gear can be seen swimming towards the viewer; his arm is clearly visible, though rest of body blends into background; seemingly, work is one large sheet of holographic film, sandwiched by 2 large sheets of glass; the sheets are held together by thick red tape around the borders, forming a red frame.


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Schinella, G. Robert