Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Cotton
  • Kara Walker, artist
    born 1969
    born: Stockton, California, United States
    Landfall Press, printer and publisher
  • Cotton, 1997
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, aquatint, spit biting
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 302 x 227 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 462 x 372 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 7/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 3/16 x 14 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Mary Kathryn Bangert Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0045
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Image with silhouette of woman hovering above overflowing, giant basket of cotton