Exhibition

Black Dolls. La collection Deborah Neff

23 Feb 2018 – 20 May 2018

Event times

Wednesday – Sunday, 11 AM – 7 PM
Late night on Thursday until 9 PM

Cost of entry

Full rate €10.00 — Concessions €7.00

Paris
Île-de-France, France

Address

Travel Information

  • RER : gare de Lyon (A, D)
  • quai de la rapée (ligne 5) ou bastille (lignes 1, 5, 8)
  • Gare de Lyon

Save Event: Black Dolls. La collection Deborah Neff

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:

close

About

“Black Dolls” will be the first time the Neff Collection is shown outside the United States. Comprising an outstanding ensemble of several hundred handmade African-American dolls and a set of photographs from the 1850s to the 1940s, this collection is of interest not only for the diversity and remarkable beauty of the dolls themselves but also as an insight into the history of America’s Black population and of perceptions of childhood in America. In fact, these dolls could serve a variety of purposes, and some are quite enigmatic in this respect.

Art form Toggle

Conversation

Have you been to this event? What do you think? Join the discussion here!
Remember, you can include links to your instagram pictures and to videos.