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Image of Silueta Sangrienta (Bloody Silhouette) 34083


Ana Mendieta (Havana, Cuba, 11/18/1948 - 9/8/1985, New York City, NY)


Silueta Sangrienta (Bloody Silhouette)

Creation Date



mid-20th century

Object Type


Creation Place

North America, United States

Medium and Support

super-8mm film transferred to high-definition digital media, color, silent

Credit Line

Museum Purchase, Lloyd O. and Marjorie Strong Coulter Fund in partnership with the New Media Arts Consortium, a collaboration of the art museums at Bowdoin College, Brandeis University, Colby College, Mount Holyoke College, and Skidmore College


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