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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P2001.28.3
People
Carrie Mae Weems, American (Portland, Oregon, USA born 1953)
Title
An Anthropological Debate
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1995-1996
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/332925
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Monochrome c-print with sandblasted text on glass
Technique
Chromogenic print
Dimensions
sheet: 59.5 x 49.5 cm (23 7/16 x 19 1/2 in.)
frame: 67.9 x 57.8 x 2.5 cm (26 3/4 x 22 3/4 x 1 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, middle of glass covering panel, sandblasted/etched: AN ANTHROPOLOGICAL DEBATE
  • label: On backing board: P.P.O.W. / Pilkington Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc. / 476 Broome Street / New York, NY 10013 / Carrie Mae Weems / Untitled, from the series From Here I Saw What Happened / And I Cried, 1995-96 / edition #5/10 / 4 c-prints with sandblasted text on glass / 26 1/2 x 22 3/4 inches each / Panel 3 of 4 / #E0171
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard and Ronay Menschel Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs
Copyright
© Carrie Mae Weems
Accession Year
2001
Object Number
P2001.28.3
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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