W is for White

Anton Kannemeyer, South African, born 1967

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2008

Hand printed lithograph on paper

Edition of 35

Overall: 22 1/2 × 17 1/2 in. (57.2 × 44.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the William S. Rubin Fund

2009.50.3

Geography/Culture

Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa

Period

21st century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Africa

Not on view

Inscription

Text: w is for white / white [underscored] adj. clour of milk or fresh / snow, innocent, unstained, pure, / unblemished, bright, anti-revolution- /ary, auspicious, reliable, favourable, honorable, honest, upright, with- / out bloodshed, free from guilt. / SOURCES: CHAMBERS & OXFORD DICTIONARIES

Course History

AAAS 67.5, GEOG 21.01, Black Consciousness and Black Feminisms, Abigail Neely, Winter 2019

WRIT 5, On Poor Taste, William Boyer, Winter 2015

SOCY 7.1, Race and Ethnicity, Emily Walton, Winter 2015

SOCY 7.2, Race and Ethnicity, Emily Walton, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

Anton Kannemeyer, Fear of a Black Planet, Michael Steveson Contemporary, Cape Town, South Africa, October 16-Novemeber 22, 2008.

A Space for Dialogue 96, The Politics of Pink, Charlotte Grussing,Class of 2019, Conroy Intern, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 28-November 3, 2019.

Publication History

Michael Stevenson, Anton Kannemeyer, Fear of a Black Planet, Woodstock, South Africa, ill. p. 19.

Charlotte Grussing,Class of 2019, Conroy Intern, A Space for Dialogue 96, The Politics of Pink, Hanover, New Hampshire, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019.

Provenance

Michael Stevenson Fine Art CC, Cape Town, South Africa; sold to present collection, 2009.

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