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The Wizard of Oz, 1956, from the series "Scarred For Life"

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An Australian artist of aboriginal heritage, Moffatt works in film, video, and photography. The portfolio Scarred for Life recalls the format of a 1960s weekly magazine, with disturbing scenes constructed by the artist. The grainy quality of the images intentionally suggests film stills, which...

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Provenance

The artist; 1998, purchased by Diego Cortez, New York; gift to MFA, Boston, September 15, 1999

Credit Line

Gift of Diego Cortez in memory of Harry Brams

1994

Dimensions

80 x 59.7 cm (31 1/2 x 23 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1999.284.4

Medium or Technique

Photolithograph

Collections

Contemporary Art

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