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Awaiting Counter Attack by the Guard in Matagalpa, Nicaragua

A work made of silver dye-bleach print.

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  • A work made of silver dye-bleach print.

Date:

1978

Artist:

Susan Meiselas
American, born 1948

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Susan Meiselas

Title

Awaiting Counter Attack by the Guard in Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1978

Medium

Silver dye-bleach print

Dimensions

Image: 32.7 × 49.7 cm (12 7/8 × 19 5/8 in.); Paper: 40.5 × 50.8 cm (16 × 20 in.)

Credit Line

National Endowment for the Arts Museum Purchase Grant

Reference Number

1989.114

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