University of Texas, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

Carl Chiarenza:

An Inventory of His Photography Collection at the Harry Ransom Center



Creator: Chiarenza, Carl, 1935-
Title: Carl Chiarenza Photography Collection
Dates: 1955-2000
Abstract: Thirty-eight photographic works by Carl Chiarenza (American, 1935- ).
Call Number: Photography Collection PH-02613
Extent: 38 items
Language: English
Repository: The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of thirty-eight photographic works by Carl Chiarenza (American, born 1935) and includes thirty-one gelatin silver prints, two gelatin silver diptychs, two gelatin silver triptychs, and two Polacolor prints. All titles listed are those of the artist.


Restrictions

Access:

Special permission, plus advance notice, is required to access this unprocessed collection. To make an appointment, please contact the Center's staff at photography@hrc.utexas.edu


Index Terms

People
Chiarenza, Carl.
Subjects
Photography, Abstract--1950-2000.
Photography, Artistic--1950-2000.
Document Types
Dye diffusion transfer prints.
Gelatin silver prints.
Instant camera photographs.
Photographic prints.

Related Material

The Carol Bergé Papers at the Harry Ransom Center contain correspondence with Carl Chiarenza.


Administrative Information

Acquisition:

Gift of the artist, 2015 (15-02-001-G)

Processed by:

HRC Staff, 2017


Item List

Location
Box 1 Number 1A, from the series Polacolor 4 x 5, 1979.
Dye diffusion transfer print, 10.5 x 13 cm (print); 25.2 x 20 cm (mount).
Afar, circa 1994.
Dye diffusion transfer print, 10.6 x 13.1 cm.
Number 29A, from the series Polaroid 55, 1995.
Dye diffusion transfer print, 13 x 10.5 cm.
Number 251X, from the series Polaroid 55, 1996.
Dye diffusion transfer print, 13.1 x 10.6 cm.
Number 175, from the series Polaroid 55, 2000.
Dye diffusion transfer print, 13 x 10.6 cm (print); 35.6 x 28 cm (mount).
Location
Box 2 Electric, 1955.
Gelatin silver print, 8.6 x 12.7 cm (print); 35.6 x 28 cm (mount).
3D Grid Structure, 1956.
Gelatin silver print, 18 x 16.8 cm (print); 29.6 x 29.8 cm (mount).
Barnaclescape, 1957-1965.
Gelatin silver print, 27.6 x 35.2 cm (print); 39.2 x 50.8 cm (mount).
Peeling Paint, Interlochen, MI, 1958.
Gelatin silver print, 35.2 x 27.8 cm (print); 50.8 x 38.2 cm (mount).
Cambridge 51, 1974.
Gelatin silver print, 27.8 x 35.2 cm (print); 37.2 x 46.5 cm (mount).
Cambridge 5, 1974.
Gelatin silver print, 29.5 x 22.4 cm (print); 50.7 x 40.3 cm (mount).
Richmond 19, 1975.
Gelatin silver print, 35.4 x 27.9 cm (print); 47 x 36.5 (mount).
Providence 4, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 27.8 x 35.4 cm (print); 36.8 x 46.8 cm (mount).
Fall River 14, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 35.3 x 27.8 cm (print); 50.6 x 39 cm (mount).
Charlestown 34, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 23.6 x 30.8 cm (print); 40.6 x 50.6 cm (mount).
Charlestown 42, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 27.6 x 35.2 cm (print); 36.3 x 46.4 cm (mount).
Fitchburg 14, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 35.6 x 27.7 cm (print); 46.5 x 36.5 cm (mount).
Providence 1, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 37.7 x 35.3 cm (print); 37.4 x 47.5 cm (mount).
Providence 17A, 1977.
Gelatin silver print, 35.8 x 50.5 cm (print); 46.5 x 70.7 cm (mount).
Providence 25, 1977.
Gelatin silver print, 27.7 x 35.3 cm (print); 38.2 x 50.7 cm (mount).
Menotomy 344, 1982.
Gelatin silver print, 27.6 x 35.3 cm (print); 36.5 x 46.7 cm (mount).
Grotte 158, 1999.
Gelatin silver print, 35.3 x 27.9 cm (print); 50.9 x 41 cm (mount).
Grotte 160, 1999.
Gelatin silver print, 35.3 x 27.8 cm (print); 50.7 x 40.7 cm (mount).
Numbers 53, 57, and 50, triptych from the series Polaroid 55, 2000.
Dye diffusion transfer prints, 8.7 x 10.3 cm (each print); 25.4 x 50.8 cm (mount).
Untitled 32, 1999.
Gelatin silver print, 40.4 x 50.3 cm (print); 50.5 x 63.5 cm (mount).
Location
Flat file Ascending, 1964.
Gelatin silver print, 35.3 x 27.7 cm (print); 56 x 45.8 cm (mount).
Richmond 26, 1975.
Gelatin silver print, 27.8 x 35.4 cm (print); 40.8 x 51 cm (mount).
Somerville 16, 1976.
Gelatin silver print, 27.8 x 35.2 cm (print); 40.6 x 51 cm (mount).
Number 7, from the series Polacolor 20 x 24, 1978.
Dye diffusion transfer print, 77.2 x 56 cm (print); 86.3 x 78.8 cm (mount).
Arlington 1, 1979.
Gelatin silver print, 40.5 x 50.3 cm (print); 50.5 x 61 cm (mount).
Arlington 108, 1979.
Gelatin silver print, 34 x 44 cm (print); 56 x 71 cm (mount).
Arlington 256, 1979.
Gelatin silver print, 34.1 x 43.3 cm (print); 55.9 x 71 cm (mount).
Noumenon Diptych 283, 285, 1984-1985.
Gelatin silver prints, 50.2 x 39.6 cm (each print); 68.3 x 101.4 cm (mount).
Chautauqua 237, 1991.
Gelatin silver print, 50.5 x 40.5 cm (print); 61 x 47.8 cn (mount).
Ahab Diptych 29, 21, 1992.
Gelatin silver prints, 50.2 x 37.3 cm (each print); 60.6 x 89 cm (mount).
Ahab Triptych 325, 372, 355, 1991.
Gelatin silver prints, 50.3 x 37 cm, 50.3 x 33 cm, 50.3 x 37 cm (prints); 66.2 x 101.5 cm (mount).
Untitled 32, 2000.
Gelatin silver print, 50.4 x 40.4 cm (print); 66.3 x 53.8 cm (mount).
Untitled 32, 2000.
Gelatin silver print, 50.4 x 40.5 cm (print); 66.1 x 48.4 cm (mount).