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Date: ca. 1988
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Dimensions: Image (Left): 13 9/16 x 8 15/16 in. (34.4 x 22.7 cm) Paper (Left): 14 x 10 1/8 in. (35.6 x 25.7 cm) Image (Right): 13 9/16 x 8 15/16 in. (34.4 x 22.7 cm) Paper (Right): 14 x 10 1/8 in. (35.6 x 25.7 cm) Mount (with mat): 28 3/4 x 24 3/8 in. (73 x 61.9 cm)
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Credit Line: Gift of the Gang Family Fund, 2003
Description: There are countless women in prison whose sole crime was to protect themselves and their children from murderous husbands or boyfriends. Many things are shocking about family violence, but none more so than the fact that women are behind bars for trying to save their own lives.
Accession Number: 476.2003