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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Maker(s):Morris, Wright
Culture:American (1910-1998)
Title:Barbershop, Weeping Water, Nebraska
Date Made:1947, printed 1980
Materials:gelatin silver print mounted on archival ragboard
Measurements:Mat: 17 in x 14 in; 43.2 cm x 35.6 cm; Sheet/Image: 9 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 24.1 cm x 19 cm
Accession Number:  AC 2013.01.5
Credit Line:Gift of Stephen Arkin (Class of 1963) in memory of Benjamin De Mott

A black and white photograph that shows an empty barber chair facing the viewer and inviting them to sit. The chair is positioned in front of the barber's work station, where cloths, hair products, drawers, and fans clutter the desk. A mirror on the wall reflects a man sitting behind the frame and waiting for his haircut.

hygiene; rural; interiors; chairs; grooming; furniture

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