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Inscription

Signed by artist, lower right on sheet in black ink: Allen Ginsberg; artist inscription, across bottom under image: Rob Mac Kercher asleep on futon, living room floor N.Y. January 3, 1986, visiting city for New Year's adventures, he'd hosted me with his English class Canton Michegan [sic] High School a year before, later visited Naropa.; on verso, by unknown hand, across upper left: 86; in upper right corner: #71 [inscribed in a circle]; across center: Page 54; across lower left: 1/3/86 Sleeve 5/19 Image 17,005; across lower center: GD-AG-316; in lower right corner: GDC-649

Provenance

Allen Ginsberg Estate; Ellen and Gary Davis, Greenwich, CT (through Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York); gift to NGA, 2009.

Exhibition History
2010
Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg, National Gallery of Art, Washington; National Gallery of Art, Washington; Grey Art Gallery & Study Center, New York University, New York; The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, 2010 - 2013, no. 87.