A Guide to the George A. Tice Photograph, 1974
Born in Newark New Jersey in 1938, Tice trained as a photographer in the Navy and worked in portrait photography until his interest shifted to the urban landscape. Tice is a virtuoso fine art printer. His work is held in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Art institute of Chicago. He has received numerous fellowships and commissions, including the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Collection consists of one 16 in. x 20 in. fine art photographic print, “Petit’s Mobil Station, Cherry Hill New Jersey, 1974.” Portrayed is the station at night with a water tank in the background.
George A. Tice Photograph, 1974, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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