Types - Femmes Kabyles (Types - Kabyle Women)

Unknown Moroccan, Moroccan

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early 20th century

Photo offset lithograph postcard

Overall: 5 1/2 × 3 9/16 in. (14 × 9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

2006.18.18

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Morocco

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, in blue ink, bottom center: 5111. - TYPES - Femmes Kabyles - E.S.; printed on reverse, in black ink, top center: CARTE POSTALE / Tous les pays etrangers n'acceptant pas la correspondance au recto / (Se renseigner a la Poste); inscribed on reverse, in black ink, lower half: [short message and address written in French]

Course History

HIST 7.2, Harem: European Imaginations and Ottoman Realities, Zeynep Turkyilmaz, Katherine Hart, Amelia Kahl, Spring 2012

Exhibition History

Black Womanhood: Images, Icons, and Ideologies of the African Body, Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-August 10, 2008; Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts, September 10-December 10, 2008; San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California, January 21-April 26, 2009.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Black Womanhood: Images, Icons, and Ideologies of the African Body, Seattle: University of Washington Press [Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College], 2008, p. 272, figure 8.4.

Provenance

Alexandre Przopiorski, Lyon, France; sold to present collection, 2006.

Catalogue Raisonne

E.S. no. 5111

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