The Big Heat

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The black and white painting depicts a version of a famous scene in the movie The Big Heat from 1953 directed by Fritz Lang and starring Glenn Ford. The brushstrokes are loose. One man holds a gun on a second wounded man. The man in the right foreground reaches out to the man in the center who leans against the wall.

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1 art original : acrylic paint, canvas ; 78 x 100 in.

Creation Information

Blackburn, Ed, 1940- 1984.

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: College of Visual Arts + Design Archival Project and one other and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 113 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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  • Ed Blackburn, Denton, TX

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The black and white painting depicts a version of a famous scene in the movie The Big Heat from 1953 directed by Fritz Lang and starring Glenn Ford. The brushstrokes are loose. One man holds a gun on a second wounded man. The man in the right foreground reaches out to the man in the center who leans against the wall.

Physical Description

1 art original : acrylic paint, canvas ; 78 x 100 in.

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College of Visual Arts + Design Archival Project

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  • 1984

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  • Feb. 14, 2014, 9:18 a.m.

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  • Feb. 19, 2014, 1:56 p.m.

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Blackburn, Ed, 1940-. The Big Heat, artwork, 1984; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc274992/: accessed November 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.