LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Installation Overview: front<br />
Viewers selecting romance novels from books stands and videos from video library, New York Social Register, library chair, table, and ladder, informational plaques, identification signs, portraits<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: Lawyer Royall<br />
brass informational palque and framed portrait of Lawyer Royall, lascivious father figure of Wharton novel Summer, and archetype for the pornography section of library<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: pornography videos<br />
viewer on ladder selecting video, pornography videos on shelves, Lawyer Royall identification sign<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: romance novels<br />
romance novels in stand, Charity identification sign<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: New York Social Register - closed<br />
1992 New York Social Register, library table, bookmark<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: New York Social Register - open<br />
1992 New York Social Register, library table, bookmark, check out card in pocket showing library rules <br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: Lawyer Royall<br />
brass informational plaque and framed portrait of Lawyer Royall, lascivious father figure of Wharton novel Summer, and archetype for the pornography section of library<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: Charity<br />
brass informational plaque and framed portrait of Charity, heroine of Wharton novel Summer, and archetype for the romance novel section of the library<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: Harney<br />
brass informational plaque and framed portrait of Harney, the young architect/socialite of Wharton novel Summer, and archetype for the New York Social Register section of the library<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: check out desk<br />
viewer charging in check out, charge in box with checked out cards, fine box, pencils, bookmarks, date stamp and pad, membership card<br /> LIBRARY PERSONA NON GRATA<br />
1993<br />
Detail: brass informational sign <br />
the introduction to Library Persona Non Grata <br />