Untitled (Lap Vo, Delta of Mekong, 1994)

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1994, printed 1997
  • Geography

  • Material

    Gelatin silver print on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 33.3 x 48 cm (13 1/8 x 18 7/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    An-My Lê (Vietnam, born 1960)
  • Provenance

    An-My Lê (b. 1960) [1]
    From 1997
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from An-My Lê [2]
    [1] See letter from An-My Lê to Tom Lentz, dated October 9, 1996, copy in object file. The letter indicates that this photograph is dated 1994 and was printed by the artist in spring of 1997.
    See invoice number 97-10 from An-My Lê, dated February 24, 1997, copy in object file.
    See also “Incoming Receipt,” dated February 25, 1997, copy in object file. The object was transferred from An-My Lê to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery for acquisition consideration on February 25, 1997.
    [2] See Arthur M. Sackler, “Acquisition Consideration Form,” approved on March 7, 1997, copy in object file.
    Research updated September 28, 2023
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Sense of Place: Landscape Photographs from Asia (August 3 to November 11, 2013)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    An-My Lê (Vietnam, born 1960)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
  • Type

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