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Hermaphrodite

Jennifer Dickson

BIRTH YEAR 1936
BIRTH PLACE Piet Retief, South Africa
MEDIUM Plexiglas square with cast elements (eyes/mouth and snake under Plexiglas dome)
DATE 1975
DIMENSIONS 41.3cm x 41.3cm x 3.8cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2021.15.34
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: Gift of the artist / Don de l’artiste, 2021
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
The work is comprised of a square metal frame with a plexiglas dome with a plaster cast set of eyes and lips of a human figure. Between these two cast parts runs a plastic snake going from right to left across the "face" of the figure.

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