A Flor De Piel
Doris Salcedo, A Flor de Piel, 2013 (detail). Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. G. David Thompson, in memory of his son, G. David Thompson, Jr., Class of 1958, by exchange; purchase through the generosity of Elaine Levin in honor of Mary Schneider Enriquez; and purchase through the generosity of Deborah and Martin Hale, 2014.133. © Doris Salcedo. Photo: Joerg Lohse; courtesy of the artist and Alexander and Bonin, New York. © Photographer: Joerg Lohse; Image courtesy of the artist and Alexander and Bonin
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2014.133
People
Doris Salcedo, Colombian (Bogota, Colombia born 1958)
Title
A Flor de Piel
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
2013
Places
Creation Place: South America, Colombia
Culture
Colombian
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Rose petals and thread
Dimensions
340 x 500 cm (133 7/8 x 196 7/8 in.) (dimensions may vary)
Provenance
Doris Salcedo, created 2013, sold; through [Alexander and Bonin, New York], to; the Harvard Art Museums, 2014.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. G. David Thompson, in memory of his son, G. David Thompson, Jr., Class of 1958, by exchange; purchase through the generosity of Elaine Levin in honor of Mary Schneider Enriquez; and purchase through the generosity of Deborah and Martin Hale
Copyright
© Doris Salcedo
Accession Year
2014
Object Number
2014.133
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Mary Schneider Enriquez, Doris Salcedo, and Narayan Khandekar, Doris Salcedo: The Materiality of Mourning, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2016), pp. 119, 120-125, 128-129, 134, 140-142, 150, ill. (color)

Mary Schneider Enriquez, Sculpture and Displacement: Doris Salcedo, The Materiality of Mourning, ReVista, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (Cambridge, MA, 2017), Vol. XVI, No. 2, pp. 62-64, pp. 63-64, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Doris Salcedo: The Materiality of Mourning, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/04/2016 - 04/09/2017

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