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Inscription

signed by artist, lower right in black ink: Allen Ginsberg; by artist's hand, inscription below image: Peter Orlovsky at James Joyce’s grave, Zurich Switzerland December 1980, we climbed up to the cemetery and found Joyce’s statue snow covered, brushed it off his head.; on verso, by unknown hand, upper left in graphite: #65 VE / T56; upper right corner, circled: #91; center: page 78; center right: [54?]; lower center: GD-AG-372; lower right: 1980 Sleeve 128 / Image 4,551; lower right edge: GDC-662; lower right corner: 56

Provenance

Gary S. Davis, Greenwich, CT; gift to NGA, 2010.

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, unnumbered catalogue.