Luxury Design, Past & Present
Douglas Mellor (American, born 1947) Gift of Shells, 2003.
Gelatin-silver photograph mounted to archival board. Signed and dated by the artist on the mount board verso. Image size: 7.75 inches high x 9.5 inches wide. Frame size: 16.5 inches high x 18 inches wide. Excellent condition; minor scuffing to right frame edge. Illustrated: Plate 1 of Still, D.W. Mellor, Lodima Press, 2007.
Mellor's photographs are in the permanent collections of the following institutions: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; the Minneapolis Institute of the Arts; the High Museum of Art, Atlanta; and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Baltimore Museum of Art; Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ; Philadelphia Museum of Art; Princeton University Museum of Art, NJ; Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA; Mellor's still life work has also been featured in the New York Times.