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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M25825
People
Kara Walker, American (Stockton, California born 1969)
Title
Freedom: A Fable
Other Titles
Alternate Title: A Curious Intepretation of the Wit of a Negress in Troubled Times
Classification
Prints
Work Type
artist's book
Date
1997
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bound book with cut-paper pop-up silhouettes and texts
Dimensions
23.8 x 21 x 1.5 cm (9 3/8 x 8 1/4 x 9/16 in.)
Provenance
James Cuno, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, May 13, 2003.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
Peter Norton Family Christmas 1997
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of James Cuno
Copyright
© Kara Walker, Courtesy of Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
M25825
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Commentary

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