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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

Provenance

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

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