Artist Glenn Ligon, American, born 1960
Printer Burnet Editions, New York
  • Black Like Me or, the Authentic Narrative of Glenn Ligon, a Black Man
  • The Life and Adventures of Glenn Ligon, A Negro (series title)
Date 1993
Medium etching printed in black ink on dark cream chine colle on white wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 21 7/8 × 15 5/8 inches (55.6 × 39.7 cm)
Sheet: 28 × 21 1/4 inches (71.1 × 54 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Friends of Modern Art Fund
Accession Number 1996.61.3
Department African American Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower right: Glenn Ligon '93
Marks Drystamp, lower right of the white wove sheet: BURNET / EDITIONS; watermark: ARCHES
Inscriptions Inscribed in pencil, lower left of the white wove sheet: 26/45
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right of the white wove sheet: Glenn Ligon '93
1996-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)