The Slave Traders by Léon Gerôme with a Mannequin in a Cage

1974
Georgia Litwack (American, born in 1922)


Dimensions

Sheet: 48.7 x 38.7 cm (19 3/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.650

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gum bichromate print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Recto, in graphite, l.r: Georgia Litwack
Verso, in graphite, u.r: 20 [in circle]; l.r: "The Slave Traders" by Jean Léon Gerôme (in the Clark Museum, Williamstown, MA); l.l: 1974 [inscribed twice] Gum Bichromate

Markings

Verso, two artist stamps

Provenance

The artist (Chestnut Hill, MA); gift of the artist to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Georgia Litwack

Copyright

© Georgia Litwack