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Anorexia Girl
  • Jenny Schmid
    born 1969
    born: Bainbridge Island, Washington, United States ; active: United States
  • Anorexia Girl, 2003
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK Tan
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 557 x 763 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 557 x 763 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 36 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Colette and Jeff Bangert
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0055
Label Text

Girl wearing green tank top, orange shorts, and green striped socks; reclining on a green settee; holding a cup that says "diet." Around her on the left are skeletons, the words "thin" and "calories," and a mirror with a reflection of a girl and the word "fattie." Around the girl on the right is an image of a girl holding a small casket and the word "thinner."