Kara Walker – Untitled, from the series The Gross Clinician Presents: Pater Gravidam

Kara Walker - Untitled, from the series The Gross Clinician Presents: Pater Gravidam - 2021

Kara Walker - Untitled, from the series The Gross Clinician Presents: Pater Gravidam - 2021The limited edition that Kara Walker has produced exclusively for the Kunstmuseum Basel reproduces an untitled drawing from a 38-part series acquired by the museum in 2019. The series interweaves a range of themes in dense compositions:

America’s Founding Fathers, the exploitative use of African-American bodies by medical schools, police violence against Blacks and the Black Lives Matter movement. Exuding an “Old-Masterly” charm yet anchored in the present, the series is executed in variety of brown towns on high-end paper.

Medium: Photolithograph in four colours on Rives BFK paper
Size: 27.5 x 38.1 cm
Edition: 75 + 15 AP
Signed and numbered
Price: CHF 1,950

This limited edition is available from Kunstmuseum Basel.

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