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Untitled (Destroying the Terror)

Artist

Kara Walker

Date

1994

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Untitled (Destroying the Terror), Kara Walker
Courtesy Walker Art Center
six 1994 drawings by Kara Walker
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings | ink on paper
Size: sheet 18 x 12 inches
Culture: American
Inscriptions: in pencil on reverse at lower L "Walker" and at lower R "KW 94"
Physical Description: black ink drawing of a woman holding a child by the neck with a knife raised above the child; text reads "Destroying the Terror" and in smaller text at lower right "The prevention of Oedipus"
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Miriam and Erwin Kelen Acquisition Fund for Drawings, 1996
Accession Number: 1996.102
Rights: © Kara Walker
Artist: Kara Walker, (American, born 1969)
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: (American, born 1969)
Added to Site: March 1, 2009