Kara Walker after the deluge. by Kara Elizabeth Walker

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  • African Americans in art -- Exhibitions,
  • Slavery in art -- Exhibitions,
  • Silhouettes -- United States -- Exhibitions

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Other titlesAfter the deluge.
ContributionsMetropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23241890M
ISBN 100847829812
ISBN 109780847829811

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Occupying the soon-to-be-demolished Domino sugar .

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