Bust (Looking Upward); A Replica of a Life-Cast Bust of a "Kongo" Man from the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair

Fred Wilson, American, born 1954
after Caspar Mayer, American, 1871 - 1931



Painted plaster

Overall: 12 3/16 × 13 5/16 × 9 13/16 in. (31 × 33.8 × 25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005, p. 22, fig. 13.


Found in collection; catalogued, 2015.

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