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Helicopter Hands

 
ID Number: 2008.0109.8
Title: Helicopter Hands
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 painting (technique)
Materials: acrylic paint
canvas
Dimensions: 30 x 40 inches
Object Description A man stands in the doorway of a flooded house. The window panes are broken and one blue shutter hangs off its hinges. Silhouettes of hands and arms can be seen reaching up from the waterline. Broken glass frames the scene, as if the viewer is looking through a broken window.
Label Text: Rolland Golden's Katrina Series: A Selection 2015-07-29
Helicopter Hands
2006; acrylic on canvas
The Historic New Orleans Collection, acquisition made possible by the Diana Helis Henry Art Fund of The Helis Foundation, 2008.0109.8; joint ownership with the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Fund, 2007.113.8

Rolland Golden's Katrina Series 2008-08-29
Helicopter Hands
2006; acrylic on canvas
2008.0109.8 (THNOC)
2007.113.8 (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 black paint positioned bottom right
"golden '06"
Collection Theme(s): Painting and Drawing
Katrina
Floods
Subjects: Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Pictorial works.
Condition: Good
Other Number: Tracking Number T080401.3967.8
Other Institution's ID Number 2007.113.8
Lower Level Records: 2008.0109.8.1; Preliminary study for Helicopter Hands
2008.0109.8.2; Preliminary study for Helicopter Hands
2008.0109.8.3; Preliminary study for Helicopter Hands
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