Photography
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Artist: David Goldblatt, South African, 1930–2018

Methodist Church, Magopa, bulldozed after the community had been forcibly removed because the state had declared Magopa to be a “Black Spot” - A Black-owned Farm surrounded by White-owned farms, Magopa, Ventersdrop District

October 21,1986

Gelatin silver print

image: 19 × 23.5 cm (7 1/2 × 9 1/4 in.); sheet: 20.3 × 25.4 cm (8 × 10 in.)
Purchased with a gift from Jane P. Watkins, M.P.H. 1979; with the Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund; and with support from the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
2018.135.37
Culture: 
South African
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Photographs
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

The artist

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.