Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
55.1993
People
Ana Mendieta, American (Havana, Cuba 1948 - 1985 New York, NY)
Title
Untitled (filueta grass mound burnt with a cast iron hand, Iowa)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1978
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/286851
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
actual: 27.8 x 35.4 cm (10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Ane Mendieta/Raquel Mendieta (?)
  • inscription: signatures in facsimile; estate stamp in black on verso
Provenance
Private collector, Arlington, MA, purchase from Galerie Lelong, Long Term Loan at Harvard University Art Museums, 1993.
Galerie Lelong, New York, New York, received object from artist's estate, sale to private collector.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
lifetime print
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Loan in honor of Elizabeth Mansfield
Copyright
© Estate of Ana Mendieta / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Object Number
55.1993
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Ana Mendieta: The "Silueta" Series, 1973-1980, exh. cat., Galerie Lelong & Co. (New York, NY, 1991), 15

Exhibition History

Power, Pleasure, Pain: Contemporary Women Artists and the Female Body, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 03/19/1994 - 06/12/1994

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