Wezemana ("God is great") with her sleeping brother Mitonze, Rwandan refugee camp, Lumasi, Tanzania

Fazal Sheikh, American, born 1965



Tone gelatin silver print

Unlimited edition

Image: 20 3/8 × 15 11/16 in. (51.8 × 39.8 cm)

Sheet: 24 × 20 in. (61 × 50.8 cm)

Frame: 29 × 25 in. (73.7 × 63.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist

© Fazal Sheikh



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

SART 29, Photography 1, Virginia Beahan, Winter 2019

SART 29.01, Photography I, Virginia Beahan, Fall 2022

Exhibition History

Fazal Sheikh: A Sense of Common Ground: Excerpts, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 22-June 22, 2003.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson., A Sense of Common Ground: Excerpts, Hood Museum of Art brochure, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 2003.


The artist (agent Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York); given to present collection, 2003.

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