Untitled (You're Turning Us into Specters Before Our Very Eyes but We're Going to Haunt You) Study #2

Glenn Ligon, American, born 1960

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1992

Oil on gesso on canvas

Canvas: 30 × 20 in. (76.2 × 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Lent by Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk

EL.2012.60.17

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Course History

AAAS 67.5, GEOG 21.01, Black Consciousness and Black Feminisms, Abigail Neely, Winter 2019

FREN 7, French Graphic Novels, Annabelle Cone, Spring 2013

ENVS 80, Writing Our Way Home: The Writing That Sustains Us, Terry Tempest Williams, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

Word and Image in Contemporary Art, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 26-August 4, 2013.

Entrance Gallery, Luise and Morton Kaish Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-August 11, 2019.

"Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art", Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 22-December 6, 2015.

Publication History

Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art, with contributions by Katherine Hart, Michael R. Taylor, John O'Reilly and James Tellin, Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2015, p. 112, no. 78.

Provenance

Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 9, 1992; lent to present collection, 2012.

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