1924 Print Alfred Dolman Hottentot Woman Khoikhoi Khoekhoe Southwestern XGQB8

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This is an original 1924 black and white halftone print of "A Hottentot Woman." This image depicts a Khoikhoi woman, a division of a group of people historically associated with the Khoisan ethnic group. The artistic handling and representation is overtly insensitive, if not blatantly racist. This piece captures the prevailing cultural and social view of the native peoples of Africa within the British Imperial Empire.

CONDITION

This 87+ year old Item is rated Near Mint +. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 6.5 inches; 13 x 17 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Dolman, Alfred. There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: Art, Racism, Impreialism, Colonialism

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