Aisha’s Story 1

Maïmouna Guerresi, Italian-Senegalese, born 1951



Lambda print on dibond

Overall: 49 7/16 × 59 1/8 × 13/16 in. (125.5 × 150.2 × 2.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Olivia H. Parker and John O. Parker '58 Acquisition Fund and the Stephen and Constance Spahn '63 Acquisition Fund. Selected by participants in the seminar "Museum Collecting 101": Emily Appenzeller, Class of 2022; Ida Claude, Class of 2022; Clayton Howard, Class of 2021; Jiachen Jiang, Class of 2020; Thomas A. Knight, Class of 2022; Jack Kreisler, Class of 2022; Saba N. Maheen, Class of 2020; Olympia Nagel-Caland, Class of 2021; Sia Peng, Class of 2020; Meghan (Meg) Poth, Class of 2020; Sanne M. Schouten, Class of 2023; Mary Tobin, Class of 2020

© Maïmouna Guerresi, Courtesy of Mariane Ibrahim (Chicago, Paris, Mexico City)



Place Made: Italy, Europe


21st century

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Research Area


Not on view



Course History

Italian 3.01, Introductory Italian III, Matteo Gilebbi, Winter 2023

Religion 28.04, Middle Eastern Studies 19.05, Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies 43.06, Gender in Islam, Zahra Ayubi, Summer 2023


Purchased from Mariana Ibrahim Gallery, 2019

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