© © Kara Walker; image courtesy of Sikkema Jenkins & Co.
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.220
People
Kara Walker, American (Stockton, California born 1969)
Title
U.S.A. Idioms
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
2017
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Collage of Sumi ink and graphite on cut newsprint on gessoed white wove paper
Dimensions
355.9 × 448.6 cm (140 1/8 × 176 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: On verso: Kara Walker 2017
Provenance
[Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York], sold; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2017.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund
Accession Year
2017
Object Number
2017.220
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein, "New Work by Kara Walker at Harvard Art Museums", The Boston Globe (Boston, 2017), p. B16, ill. (color)

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