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The Mythic Being: I Embody Everything You Most Hate and Fear

A work made of gelatin silver print with oil crayon.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print with oil crayon.

Date:

1975

Artist:

Adrian Piper
American, born 1948

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Artist

Adrian Piper

Title

The Mythic Being: I Embody Everything You Most Hate and Fear

Origin

United States

Date

1975

Medium

Gelatin silver print with oil crayon

Dimensions

20.1 × 25.3 cm (7 15/16 × 9 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel A. Marx Purchase Fund for Major Acquisitions; Maurice D. Galleher, Laura T. Magnuson, and General Acquisitions endowment funds; Photography Associates Fund; Wentworth G. Field Fund; Samuel P. Avery Endowment Fund; Highland Park Associates Fund; Charles U. Harris Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2019.753

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