Grave with Egg Carton Cross, Hale County, Alabama, 1975
Image: 12 3/4 x 8 5/8 inches
Paper: 17 1/4 x 13 5/8 inches
Edition of 25
Born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, William Christenberry (1936 – 2016) grew up in a south where old road signs, deteriorating buildings, and dirt roads shaped his childhood memories. Working in a wide variety of media — including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and assemblage — Christenberry is known for his artistic exploration of the psychology of place, in particular the Black Belt...