Tear Drop, from the Tear Drop Series

Magdalene Odundo, Kenyan, born 1950, Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

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1996

Burnish, oxidized and reduced terracotta

Overall: 19 1/2 x 11 in. (49.53 x 27.94 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Miriam H. and S. Sidney Stoneman Acquisition Fund

© Magdalene Odundo

2008.74.1

Geography/Culture

Africa, Eastern Africa, Kenya

Period

20th century

Object Name

Vessel

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

WRIT 5, Expository Writing, William Craig, Winter 2014

Exhibition History

Magdalene Odundo, Ceramic Work and Drawings, Artist-in-Residence, Fall 2008, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 30-December 7, 2008.

InSight: Contemporary Sensory Works, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio, November 5, 2014-January 4, 2015.

In Residence: Contemporary Art at Dartmouth, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 18-July 6, 2014.

Publication History

Michael R. Taylor and Gerald Auten, In Residence: Contemporary Artists at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2013, ill. p. 91, no. 80

Magdalene Odundo, Ceramic Work and Drawings, Artist-in-Residence, Fall 2008, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, ill. p. 9 [gallery installation].

Brian P. Kennedy and Emily Shubert Burke, Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009 p.129, Fig.1.

Provenance

The artist, Chawton, England; sold to present collection, 2008.

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