Not Manet's Type, 2001

  • Carrie Mae Weems, American, born 1953
  • Segura Publishing Co., Inc., founded 1990

Photolithograph printed in black-brown ink on wove paper

  • Sheet: 40 × 40 inches (101.6 × 101.6 cm)
  • 42 5/8 inches × 22 5/8 inches × 2 inches (108.3 × 57.5 × 5.1 cm)

Museum Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund

2002.135

Department

African American Art

  • Race (concept)
  • Gender issues
  • Artists
  • Photolithography
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Bedroom
  • Mirror
  • Bed (furniture)
  • Photolithograph
  • Nude
  • Manet, édouard
  • Picasso, pablo
  • Duchamp, marcel

Signed, lower right: Carrie M. Weems, 2001

Drystamp of Segura Publishing Co. Inc., lower right corner

Inscribed in pencil, lower left: 11/40 Inscribed, upper left corner, verso: SPC C1-07 Text printed below the image as part of the composition: IT WAS CLEAR, | I WAS NOT MANET'S TYPE | PICASSO -- WHO HAD A WAY | WITH WOMEN - ONLY USED ME | & DUCHAMP NEVER EVEN CONSIDERED ME Signed and dated in pencil, lower right: Carrie M. Weems, 2001

2002-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Courtesy of Jack Shainman Gallery

Carrie Mae Weems, Not Manet's Type, 2001, photolithograph printed in black-brown ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund, 2002.135.