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Elysian Fields -- Land of the Gods

 
ID Number: 2008.0109.5
Title: Elysian Fields -- Land of the Gods
Title Type: artist's
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: acrylic paintings (visual works)
Collection Type: Paintings
Artist/Maker: Golden, Rolland, 1931-2019 (painter) -- More information
Date: 2006
Process/Technique: Acrylic on canvas
Materials: acrylic paint
canvas
Dimensions: 56 7/8 x 47 1/8 x 2 1/4 inches
Object Description Painting set in a cemetery after Hurricane Katrina. Several tombs and sculptures with watermarks are visible, and the water has not completely receded. One tomb is labelled "Rebecca." In the foreground, a street sign reading "Elysian Fiel[ds]" is half immersed in a water-filled urn.
Label Text: Rolland Golden's Katrina Series: A Selection 2015-07-29
Elysian Fields, Land of the Gods
2006; acrylic on canvas
The Historic New Orleans Collection, acquisition made possible by the Diana Helis Henry Art Fund of The Helis Foundation, 2008.0109.5; joint ownership with the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Fund, 2007.113.5

Rolland Golden's Katrina Series 2008-08-29
Elysian Fields, Land of the Gods
2006; acrylic on canvas
2008.0109.5 (THNOC)
2007.113.5 (NOMA)
The Historic New Orleans Collection, acquisition made possible by the Diana Helis Henry Fund of the Helis Foundation; joint ownership with the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Fund
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection, acquisition made possible by the Diana Helis Henry Art Fund of The Helis Foundation; joint ownership with the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Fund
Inscription(s): Artist and date painted in red paint positioned bottom right
"golden '06"
Collection Theme(s): Painting and Drawing
Katrina
Cemeteries
Subjects: Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Pictorial works.
Condition: Good
Other Number: Tracking Number T080401.3967.5
Other Institution's ID Number 2007.113.5
Lower Level Records: 2008.0109.5.1; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.2; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.3; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.4; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.5; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.6; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.7; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
2008.0109.5.8; Preliminary Study for Elysian Fields
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