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Rapture Series (Women In A Line), 1999

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Rapture Series (Women In A Line), 1999

Artist: Shirin Neshat (American, born Iran, born 1957)
Date: 1999
Medium: Color photograph
Dimensions:
Frame: 24 1/2 x 31 5/8 in. (62.2 x 80.3 cm.)
Image: 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of the Des Moines Art Center Print Club and Stanley and Gail Richards, 2004.8
Accession number: 2004.8
Classification: photograph
Label TextIn her extraordinary photographs and films, Shirin Neshat explores aspects of female identity in post-revolutionary Iran. Her riveting images, set in traditional and urban landscapes, in the desert or by the sea, typically depict massed groups of male and female figures who walk, chant, and perform obsessive rituals. Source: News, October Novermber December, 2004
Paper/SupportPaper
Edition8/10; Edition of 10 plus 2 artist's proofs. Also large format (40 x 60 in.) edition of 5.
entirely unexpected