This work is not currently on view.
gelatin silver print
- Dimensions (H x W x D)
image/sheet: 9 5/8 in x 7 5/8 in
- Collection Area
Photography; Northwest Art
- Object Type
- Credit Line
Gift of Nadja S. Lilly, Dascha S. Tursi, and K.S. Voeller, M.D.
- Accession Number
© Estate of Věra Prášilova Scott
Many of Prášilova's earliest Houston subjects were her husband's colleagues at Rice University. Organic chemist Walter Kirner was new to the Rice University faculty when Prášilova made this portrait. Kirner went on to head the division of chemistry at the National Science Foundation in Washington, D.C.
2015 Classically Modern: The Portraiture of Věra Prášilova Scott Portland Art Museum