William Kentridge, Portage, 2000

Images of William Kentridge, Portage

  • A yellowed dictionary page partly obscured by black paper roughly cut and assembled to depict a man walking, hunched over, and carrying an enormous load on his back
  • Two yellowed dictionary pages partly obscured by black paper roughly cut and assembled to depict two people walking while carrying a reclining person on a stiff board
A yellowed dictionary page partly obscured by black paper roughly cut and assembled to depict a man walking, hunched over, and carrying an enormous load on his back
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Two yellowed dictionary pages partly obscured by black paper roughly cut and assembled to depict two people walking while carrying a reclining person on a stiff board
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
William Kentridge, South African, b. 1955
Portage, 2000
Chine colle of black carson paper on pages of Le Nouveau Larousse encyclopedia circa 1906 and colored pencil
17 parts, 10 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (26 × 13.3 cm) to 10 1/4 × 18 3/4 in.; (26 × 47.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the artist, 2003.12.a-q
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago