Zaire, Goma. Rwanda Refugees at a Refugee Camp

Gilles Peress, French, born 1946


negative 1994; print 1999-2002

Gelatin silver print

Image: 15 3/8 × 22 3/4 in. (39.1 × 57.8 cm)

Sheet: 20 × 23 7/8 in. (50.8 × 60.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Robert J. Strasenburgh II 1942 Fund



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, on reverse: Gilles Peress

Course History

THEA 10.1, Human Rights and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Spring 2014

THEA 10.1, COLT 34.2, Human Rights and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Fall 2014

SART 17.9, The Photographer as Activist: Making Art Inspired by the Hood Museum's Collection , Virginia Beahan, Winter 2015


L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2009.

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