Sifikile, Nuoro, Italy, from the series, Somnyama Ngonyama (MaID)

Zanele Muholi, South African, born 1972


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Gelatin silver print

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Frame: 28 11/16 × 18 3/4 × 1 3/4 in. (72.9 × 47.6 × 4.4 cm)

Sheet: 27 1/2 × 17 3/4 in. (69.9 × 45.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Florene and Lansing Porter Moore 1937 Fund; Selected by participants in the seminar "Museum Collecting 101": Huy Dang, Class of 2019, Farid Djamalov, Class of 2021, Yon Jee Hong, Class of 2016, Sophia Linkas, Class of 2021, Armando Pulido Jr., Class of 2019, Hanna K. Riendeau, Cecilia Duran Torres, Class of 2018, Iris L. Wang, Class of 2020, Lydia Yeshitla, Class of 2021, and Kimberly Yu, Class of 2018

© Zanele Muholi. Courtesy of the artist, Yancey Richardson, New York, and Stevenson Cape Town / Johannesburg



Place Made: South Africa, Southern Africa, Africa


21st century

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Not on view

Exhibition History

Embodied: Artist as Medium, Isadora Italia, MALS Class of 2022, Sol LeWitt Wall, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 1–December 17, 2022.


The artist; Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2018.

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