Cowherder, Gaotien Guangxi, China

Lois Conner, American, born 1951



Platinum print

Image: 6 3/16 × 16 5/8 in. (15.7 × 42.2 cm)

Sheet: 7 1/2 × 17 15/16 in. (19.1 × 45.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from the Prospero Foundation, and a gift from Peter A. Vogt, Class of 1947

© Lois Conner



Place Imaged: Gaotian, China, East Asia, Asia

Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, in graphite, bottom left to right: Cowherder, Gaotien, Guangxi, China (1985) Lois Conner CH85170 non ed 38; inscribed in graphite, lower right corner: CH85170 / 131H9DC / 5.22.9604 / 95W3Od; inscribed, in print, lower edge, right of center: CH85170

Course History

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

Exhibition History

Mining Photography: Selecting Work from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Studio Art 30 & 75, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 6-June 4, 2000.


Laurence Miller Gallery, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1998.

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