Creator Dates

1890-1960

Creator Role

American sculptor

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Date

1-1-1940

Date Range

1929-1939

Type

image

Description

Undated. Inscribed on reverse by artist. The reverse side of this photograph has affixed to it [glued] a piece of paper reading: "Elizabeth Prophett" [with two 'T's.], "Head in Wood 19 1/2 in high". Upon holding When holding the photograph to a light source, additional writing can be seen underneath the glued top sheet. It reads as follows: "Elizabeth Prophet", "Atlanta University", "Atlanta Georgia". The profile view [EP.01.10.02] is dated by the artist: 1940. The piece is said to be in the collection of the Howe/Lightbody Family. (Amaki, 164)

Subjects

Sculpture and Installations; Humanities and Social Sciences

Bibliography

1) Amaki, Amalia K, Hale Woodruff, Nancy E. Prophet, and Andrea B. Brownlee. Hale Woodruff, Nancy Elizabeth Prophet, and the Academy. Atlanta: Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, 2007. Print.

Language

English

Keywords

Prophet, Nancy Elizabeth, 1890-1960; Sculpture; African American artists; Native American artists; Women artists.

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