Douglas Mandry
FIVE MINUTES TO THE SUN
2014
12 CYANOTYPES
Unique
13 × 18 CM
BACK
Both tribute and irreverence to Anna Atkins’ first botanical documentation Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns. The original negatives of tropical vegetation shot by the artist during an exploration of South-East Asia's vegetation, are developed in Switzerland through the five minimal minutes allowed by a suntan cabin.