Black Eye

Black Eye

Artist: Sally Mann (American ; 1951-)

Copy Right Holder: Artist or artist's estate

Date: negative 1991, printed by artist 1992
Dimensions:
photo: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Classification: PHOTO
Credit Line: Museum purchase, Wachenheim Family Fund
Object number: M.2018.14
DescriptionHalf-length portrait of Virginia Mann (the artist's daughter) at age 6, in the summer of 1991. The child is napping in a wing chair the day after a mishap with a hammock left her with a bruised eye.
Inscribed: signed, titled, dated, editioned verso
Portfolio: Immediate Family
Edition: 3/25
Terms
  • children (people by age group)
  • child
  • sleeping
Not on view