The Other Shore

Enrique Martínez Celaya, American (born in Cuba), born 1964



Oil and wax on canvas

Overall: 92 × 118 in. (233.7 × 299.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Steven Roth, Class of 1962, Tuck 1963



Place Made: Cuba, Caribbean, Central America


21st century

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Not on view


Inscribed, across top: “out by the hand, to freedom, two anchors and a buttercup, I looked for them once.”; lower right: “I believed my hair was brown again, no grey in it.”

Exhibition History

Art for Dartmouth: Post Millenial Painting, Luise and Morton Kaish Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 17-February 9, 2019.


Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York; Steven Roth, New York, New York; given to present collection, 2018.

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