Raymond Jennings Saunders, American, born 1934


mid-20th century

Collage, watercolor, graphite, spray paint and ink on heavy wove paper

Overall: 12 5/8 × 17 1/2 in. (32.1 × 44.5 cm)

Overall: 11 5/8 × 16 1/2 in. (29.6 × 41.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Varujan Boghosian



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Mixed Media

Research Area

Mixed Media

Not on view


Signed and inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 4. B. / S A U N D E R S. ; stamped, left edge, below center: SAUNDERS; stamped, bottom center: SAUNDERS; inscribed, in ink, top left, along lower edge [sideways]: Gilda J lely [underlined] / Biographie du / Marquis de Sad [obstructed by image]

Course History

AAAS 88.19, Contemporary African-American Artists, Michael Chaney, Summer 2021

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue, Process, Product and Black Practice, Turiya Adkins, Class of 2020, Homma Famiily Intern, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 31 - October 3, 2021.


Varujan Boghosian, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1992.

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