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Augusta Savage


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American (Stockton, California born 1969)
Augusta Savage, 2010
Print
American
,
21st century
Unique ink transfer on white wove paper
sight: 110.8 x 183.5 cm (43 5/8 x 72 1/4 in.)
framed: 116.8 x 189.7 x 5.7 cm (46 x 74 11/16 x 2 1/4 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund
, 2011.109
Marks
signed: On verso
inscription: While she was all but forgotten/ at the time of her death, ~~~ is re-/ membered today as a great artist, activist, and arts/ educator/ SERVING/ AS AN/ INSPIRATION/ to the many that she taught, helped,/ and encouraged.
Provenance
Kara Walker, created 2010; [Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York], sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2011.
Exhibition History
Dust Jackets for the Niggerati - and Supporting Dissertations, Drawings submitted ruefully by Dr. Kara E. Walker, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., 04/21/2011 - 06/11/2011
Recent Acquisitions, Part II: Building the Collection, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 06/19/2012 - 09/29/2012