"Afrique Occidentale - Dakar" (Western Africa - Dakar)
François-Edmond Fortier, French (worked in Dakar, Senegal), 1862 - 1928
Photo offset lithograph postcard
Overall: 5 7/16 × 3 1/2 in. (13.8 × 8.9 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund
Place Made: Senegal, Western Africa, Africa
Not on view
Printed, in black ink, top left: 471. Afrique Occidentale - DAKAR / Celles qui jurent les Amazones / (Femmes-guerriers redoutables); printed, in black ink, lower left: Collection Generale de l' A.O.F., Dakar - Reprod. Interd.
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.
Alexandre Przopiorski, Lyon, France; sold to present collection, 2006.
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