© Danny Lyon. Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
Meal Line, The Walls, Huntsville, Texas
Date: 1967
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: image: 9 1/8 × 13 11/16 in. (23.2 × 34.8 cm) sheet: 11 × 13 7/8 in. (27.9 × 35.2 cm)
Credit Line: Purchased with funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and contributions, 1979
Object Number: 1979-47
About: For his book Conversations with the Dead, Danny Lyon documented six Texas prisons over 14 months. Working with the full cooperation of the Texas Department of Corrections, Lyon captured the distressing reality of the penal system.
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