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Phoolan Devi
  • Miriam Klein Stahl, artist
    born 1971
    active: United States
    Boff Whalley, artist
    born 1961
    born: Burnley, Lancashire England, United Kingdom
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Phoolan Devi, 2003
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 434 x 281 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/16 x 11 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.018

Portrait of Phoolan Devi repeated six times in a grid, executed in orange and black. Descriptive text at top, middle, and bottom of image. Text refers to the life of “Bandit Queen,” Phoolan Devi, an Indian woman born into poverty, gang member, and eventual politician.