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Untitled (Words Too Heavy for My Head)


Kara Walker



Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Untitled (Words Too Heavy for My Head), 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 8.25 x 8.125 inches
Culture: American
Inscriptions: in pencil on reverse at lower L "Walker" and at lower R "Walker 94"
Physical Description: black ink drawing of a white man kicking the head of a black woman who is on the ground - her head is decapitated
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Miriam and Erwin Kelen Acquisition Fund for Drawings, 1996
Accession Number: 1996.107
Rights: © Kara Walker
Artist: Kara Walker, (American, born 1969)
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: (American, born 1969)
Added to Site: March 1, 2009