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Taryn Simon

b. 1975

LARRY MAYES

2002

Taryn Simon, LARRY MAYES. Scene of arrest, The Royal Inn, Gary, Indiana Police found Mayes hiding beneath a mattress in this room Served 18.5 years of an 80-year sentence for Rape, Robbery and Unlawful Deviate Conduct, 2002, from the series The Innocents. Chromogenic print mounted on aluminum with a laminate, 48 × 62 in. (121.9 × 157.5 cm). Edition no. 2/5. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Photography Committee  2005.31
Taryn Simon, LARRY MAYES. Scene of arrest, The Royal Inn, Gary, Indiana Police found Mayes hiding beneath a mattress in this room Served 18.5 years of an 80-year sentence for Rape, Robbery and Unlawful Deviate Conduct, 2002, from the series The Innocents. Chromogenic print mounted on aluminum with a laminate, 48 × 62 in. (121.9 × 157.5 cm). Edition no. 2/5. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Photography Committee  2005.31
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