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(Study for) To Absent Friends

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Dawson, Paula Heatley
Date made: 1989
Materials: laser transmission; glass
Measurements: 12 in x 15 in
Classification: holograms

Barroom scene, with billiards table and bar visible, covered with empty glasses, bottles and party goods; red image; excellent 3-D depth effect. . The finished work has holograms replacing the mirror surfaces in the real bar as seen in this small test hologram.

Photograph of actual bar. Hologram is view from behind bar. 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.

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