Self Portrait (March 10 am)
LaToya Ruby Frazier
In Self-Portrait (March 10 a.m.) I continued to document my lupus attacks. Any time I am having a lupus attack and feel up to making a portrait, I document the moment. On this occasion I had just returned from clearing out my grandmother’s apartment in Braddock after her death. I only kept a few articles of her clothing. In this portrait I am wearing her pajama pants, and a bed sheet is duct-taped to the bedroom wall.
—LaToya Ruby Frazier
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Gelatin silver photograph
mount: 28 x 24 in. (71.1 x 61 cm)
sheet: 19 1/2 x 15 in. (49.5 x 38.1 cm)
frame: 28 5/8 x 24 5/8 x 1 1/2 in. (72.7 x 62.5 x 3.8 cm) (show scale)
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Emily Winthrop Miles Fund
©LaToya Ruby Frazier
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LaToya Ruby Frazier (American, born 1982). Self Portrait (March 10 am), 2009. Gelatin silver photograph
, mount: 28 x 24 in. (71.1 x 61 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Emily Winthrop Miles Fund, 2011.63.4. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Image courtesy of the artist, CUR.2011.63.4_artist_photograph.jpg)
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