Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Sleeper and Ubu

Artist:
William Kentridge (South African, born Johannesburg, 1955)
Date:
1997
Medium:
Soft-ground etching, aquatint, drypoint and hand-coloring
Dimensions:
38 3/8 x 75 7/8 in. (97.5 x 192.7cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Reba and Dave Williams Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.605
Not on view
Inscription: L.L.: 4/50
L.R.: WKentridge
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "William Kentridge," October 12, 2004–February 2, 2005, no catalogue.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "In Praise of Shadows: William Kentridge in the Collection," August 26, 2013–February 2, 1014, no catalogue.

Related Objects

Underweysung der Messung: Melencolia, Momento Mori, Still Life, A Cat in the Meat Trade, Étant Donnée, Larder

Artist: William Kentridge (South African, born Johannesburg, 1955) Date: 2007 Medium: A set of six stereoscopic photogravures with stereoscope Accession: 2008.255.1–.7 On view in:Not on view

Portage

Artist: William Kentridge (South African, born Johannesburg, 1955) Date: 2000 Medium: Chine collé of black Canson paper on printed text from Le Nouveau Illustré (c. 1906) supported on cream Arches paper Accession: 2001.528 On view in:Not on view

Leviathan (Arc Shadow Procession)

Artist: William Kentridge (South African, born Johannesburg, 1955) Date: 2000 Medium: Chine collé of black Canson paper on printed text from Leviathan Accession: 2001.529 On view in:Not on view

Untitled (Figure 1 - Crowd Pleaser, Figure 2 - Dunce, Figure 3, Standing Rhino)

Artist: William Kentridge (South African, born Johannesburg, 1955) Date: 2005 Medium: Drypoint Accession: 2006.18.1–.3 On view in:Not on view

The Lulu Plays

Artist: William Kentridge (South African, born Johannesburg, 1955) Date: 2015 Medium: Artist's book, letterpress in black and red ink with 67 offset lithographs Accession: 2016.174 On view in:Not on view