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Title Works in Sculpture and Performance: Dolls
Accession number MS2016.03
Object Name Manuscript
Series ID MS03.09
Parent Object ID MS03
Collection Faith Ringgold Study Room Collection
System of arrangement Binder sits in magazine holder on wall and contains photocopied images that were numbered by the artist, placed in plastic sleeves, and are arranged chronologically. Associated archival material is located in a Hollinger box on a shelf below the binder. Folders within the Hollinger box are arranged chronologically and the contents within the folders are also arranged chronologically.
Description This gallery contains one binder created by Faith Ringgold which features 55 images of her dolls from 1973-1986. Ringgold began making dolls, which were puppets that had heads made out of painted gourds, in 1973. Highlights in this gallery include a photocopied image of "The Purple Doll #1."
Level Series
Date 1973-1986
Containers Puppet Doll #1, 1973
Puppet Doll #2, 1973
Puppet Doll #3, 1973
Puppet Doll #4, 1973
Puppet Doll #5, 1973
Puppet Doll #6, 1973
Puppet Doll #7, 1973
Puppet Doll #8, 1973
Moma Doll, 1973
Granny Doll, 1973
Mom and Pop Doll, 1973
Gourd Head Dolls (Carrie and Louise), 1973
Gourd Head Dolls (Leila and Myrtle), 1973
Untitled, 1973
Soft Head Dolls, 1975
Moma Doll, 1975
Henri and Joan, 1975
Ms. Lucy, 1976
Jemima, 1976
Brenda, 1976
Abdullah and Queen, 1976
Aunt Connie, 1976
Markola Market Woman, 1976
Original Male and Female, 1978
Juanita and Eddie, 1978
Tina and Frank, 1979
Frank and Tina, 1979
Abdullah and BaBa, 1979
TeTe, 1979
Betty and Tut, 1979
Malti and Buddha, 1979
Queenie and Greg, 1979
Queenie and Greg, 1979
Queenie and Greg, 1979
Pat and Tony, 1979
Pearl and Sam, 1979
Sam and Pearl, 1979
Ramon and Anita, 1979
Bill and Happi, 1979
Muhammed and Mariam, 1979
Fredia and Sol, 1979
Willi and Tom, 1979
Chee Chee, 1979
The Carters (Rosalyn, Amy and Jimmy), 1979
Little Sister, 1981
Little Brother, 1981
Mommy, 1981
Daddy, 1981
[No title]
Painted Dolls, 1982
Purple Doll #1
Purple Doll #2
Purple Doll #3
Purple Doll #4
Purple Doll #5
Purple Doll #1, 1986