Iridium over Aleppo

Julie Mehretu, Ethiopian, born 1970



Ink and acrylic on linen

Overall: 108 × 144 in. (274.3 × 365.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange

Courtesy of the artist and Marian Goodman Gallery, New York Photo Credit: Tom Powel Imaging © Julie Mehretu



Africa, Eastern Africa, Ethiopia


21st century

Object Name




Not on view

Exhibition History

Global Contemporary: A Focus on Africa; Dorothy and Churchill Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-December 8, 2019.

Publication History

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 222, ill. plate no. 153.


Commissioned through Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2018.

Old Number

Inventory no. JM 1390.18; (21127)

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