JFK on Hood of Car

Listing No: 5461

Other Images

  • Paper size 14x11 inches.jpg
  • Stamp verso.jpg

My Rooms

Offered By

Photographic Archives Gallery

Wimberley, TX

Photographic Archives Gallery

P.O. Box 920

Wimberley, TX 78676

512-722-3757
photographicarchives@icloud.com

Please have the item listing number on hand when you call. This artwork's listing number is: 5461

Artwork Info

FAE Listing No:
5461
Artist:
Andy Hanson (1932-2008)
Title:
JFK on Hood of Car
Date of Work:
1960
Alternate Title:
Texas Campaign
Signature:
Not signed.
Where Produced:
Dallas, Texas, USA

Artwork Medium

Type:
Photography
Sub Type:
B&W
Medium:
Gelatin Silver
Support:
on Photo Paper
Medium Notes:
This print was produced in the darkroom from the original negative on double weight fiber-base paper with archival processing techniques.

Edition

Number Available:
7
Edition Notes:
The negative was retired from fine art reproduction in 2014. These are the last copies available from the estate of Andy Hanson. Seven prints are available; none are signed by the artist.

Artwork Size & Weight

Primary:
13 x 8.5 in. (Sight Size)
Outer Dimensions:
14 x 11 in.
Size Notes:
This is a loose, unmounted photograph. It is well suited for a 20x16 inch presentation mat/frame.

Artwork Surface

Surface Reflectivity:
Even - Gloss

Artwork Condition

Condition:
Excellent.

Artwork Provenance

Collection:
Andy and Beckie Reisberg
Provenance:
This modern print was printed by Andy Reisberg from the original negative by Andy Hanson. It was authorized and approved by Andy Hanson for gallery exhibition and sales during his lifetime. Upon his death, his estate allowed the remaining collection of prints to be sold by Photographic Archives Gallery. The original negative is now in the collections of The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Dallas, Texas and the Museum holds the copyright.

About this Piece

Andy Hanson was 27 years old in 1960 when he was hired by the Dallas Times Herald as lab manager of their newly formed photography department, the same year Kennedy and Johnson campaigned in Dallas and Ft. Worth. He rode in the press vehicle as an unofficial photographer during many of the campaign stops, and captured events surrounding the assassination as a personal pursuit. Iconic images such as this were never published by the newspaper.

About the Artist

Andy Hanson was best known as a noted and well-liked society photographer for the Dallas Times Herald from 1960-1991. He chronicled daily life in Dallas for over three decades. Ever-present at society functions and news worthy events, his trademark was his 35mm Leica range finder camera perched on a chest tripod that allowed him to juggle a hand-held flash with homemade bounce card and a notepad for taking names.

ARTIST STATEMENT
"I like to walk a lot. I like to ride with somebody else driving, it’s great. I like to be a passenger so I can see more. When I drive, I go the back ways. I don’t like to get on the freeways – I never know where to get off. The other day I was driving a guy to Mesquite. He said, “Turn right here.” I said, “Who’s driving? Whose car is this?” So we went the back way and saw some things he’d never seen before. When you get on the freeway you can’t see anything. There’s nothing to see anyway." (Andy Hanson)

If you would like to submit a question to the dealer, please Sign In or Sign Up now.
  • 1970s - 1980's
    edition of 1
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8 x 10 in.
    Listing no. 5116
    NOW: $2,214.34
  • 1969 - 1983
    edition: 1/1
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8 x 10 in.
    Listing no. 5106
    NOW: $2,624.40
  • 1932
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    10.75 x 10.5 in.
    Listing no. 5125
    NOW: $2,551.50
  • 1960's-1970's
    edition: 1/1
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8 x 10 in.
    Listing no. 5215
    NOW: $2,149.44
  • April 1980
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    10.25 x 13.5 in.
    Listing no. 5088
    NOW: $2,551.50
  • 1945
    Gelatin Silver
    9 x 7.5 in.
    Listing no. 5129
    NOW: $2,044.42
  • 1933
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    11.25 x 10.5 in.
    Listing no. 4927
    NOW: $1,640.25
  • 1938
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    12.25 x 10.75 in.
    Listing no. 5104
    NOW: $1,822.50
  • 1947
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8.25 x 7.5 in.
    Listing no. 5130
    NOW: $1,822.50
  • 1969 - 1983
    edition: 1/1
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8 x 10 in.
    Listing no. 5106
    NOW: $2,624.40
  • 1970s - 1980's
    edition of 1
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8 x 10 in.
    Listing no. 5116
    NOW: $2,214.34
  • 1960's-1970's
    edition: 1/1
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    8 x 10 in.
    Listing no. 5215
    NOW: $2,149.44
  • June 7, 1980
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    15.75 x 10.5 in.
    Listing no. 5490
    NOW: $600.00
  • 1961/1979
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    10 x 8 in.
    Listing no. 5313
    NOW: $585.00
  • November 13, 1971
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    9.25 x 12.5 in.
    Listing no. 5510
    NOW: $500.00
  • 1983
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    12.25 x 9.5 in.
    Listing no. 5491
    NOW: $500.00
  • c.a.1978
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    11.25 x 9 in.
    Listing no. 5462
    NOW: $500.00
  • 1978
    Gelatin Silver on Photo Paper
    9 x 12.5 in.
    Listing no. 5492
    NOW: $500.00

View All Listings by this Artist