Black & white silver gelatin print with handwritten inscriptions in red ink. Signed “Russia 2007. Ed Templeton 2010. FOR LITMUS TEST.” 11 x 14 in. Framed 12 x 16 in. Mild wrinkle & staple rust marks on top corners.
A portrait of a man holding an assemblage of roses and Pinocchio puppets, sporting a plastic bag and cap, somewhere in a Russian city by skateboarder, photographer and contemporary artist Ed Templeton. Part of the series Litmus Test, created on a trip to St.Petersburg and Moscow. The photograph is framed by quotes from the artist Gerhard Richter and philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti, written in red ink by Templeton.