"A Trace of Sonia in Time... Shrunken Hand Print"

Sonia Landy Sheridan, American, 1925 - 2021


September 7, 1977

Collage, ink on paper with plastic affixed to page with thread

Sheet: 10 15/16 × 7 1/2 in. (27.8 × 19 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Digital and New Media

Research Area

Digital and New Media

Not on view


Inscribed and dated, in ink, below image center: IRON OXIDE ON PLASTIC BAKED AT 400 [degree symbol] F / SONIA'S HAND (9.7.77) / REDUCED FROM HAND SIZE TO ABOVE BY / ACTION OF HEAT ON THE PLASTIC. / "A TRACE OF SONIA IN TIME"... SHRUNKEN HAND PRINT; signed, in graphite, lower left: Sonia Sheridan; dated, in graphite, lower right: 1977


The artist, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 2004.

Catalogue Raisonne

Sonia Landy Sheridan - Diane Kirkpatrick Hood Inventory List # Unknown

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