Woodblock for the print Inheritance (black ink)

Alison Saar, American, born 1956



Hand carved woodblock with colored inks

Overall: 21 1/4 × 9 15/16 × 1/4 in. (53.9 × 25.2 × 0.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

AAAS 88.19, Contemporary African-American Artists, Michael Chaney, Summer 2021

Studio Art 27.01, Printmaking I: Relief Printmaking, Abra Ancliffe, Fall 2023

Exhibition History

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


The artist, Los Angeles, California; given to present collection, 2014.

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