Wall stencil based on Molotov Man, Matalgalpa, Nicaragua, from the project Nicaragua

Susan Meiselas, American, born 1948

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negative 1984; print 2012

Digital chromogenic print

Sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.94 x 35.56 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from Marina and Andrew E. Lewin, Class of 1981



North America, United States


20th century

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Inscribed, on reverse, lower center, in black ink: Wall stencil based on Molotov Man / Matalgalps, Nicaragua / 1984; signed, lower right, in black ink: Susan Meiselas

Course History

GOVT 49.5, LACS 53, Protest and Parties in Latin America, Lisa Baldez, Fall 2014

FILM 7, Social Justice Documentary: From Observer to Catalyst, Kylie Boltin, Winter 2013


Meiselas Studio, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2012.

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