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The Differences Between

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"The Difference Between" investigates the complex multi-racial heritage of many African Americans. Saar combs flea markets and garage sales to gather materials to use in her work, as she believes cast off objects to be imbued with memories, dreams, and history. The Victorian photograph at the...

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Provenance

The artist; to MFA, Boston, 1991

Credit Line

Curator's Grant Program of the Peter Norton Family Foundation

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1989

Dimensions

41.9 x 33 x 3.8 cm (16 1/2 x 13 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1991.533

Medium or Technique

Mixed media

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Mixed media