Birthing

  • Bessie Harvey, Birthing, ca. 1986, painted wood, beads, rhinestones, sequins, glitter and nail, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift of Estelle E. Friedman, 1994.46

Title
Birthing
Artist
Date
ca. 1986
On View
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 35 3/4 x 17 7/8 in. (24.2 x 90.8 x 45.4 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase and gift of Estelle E. Friedman

Mediums
Mediums Description
painted wood, beads, rhinestones, sequins, glitter and nail
Classifications
Highlights
Keywords
  • State of being – other – pregnant
  • Figure group – female and child
Object Number
1994.46
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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