"The Angel of Mercy" (1977)

"The Angel of Mercy," 1977
"Eleanor Antin, Myself 1854 (Carte de Visite)" from "The Nightingale Family Album"
One of 25 tinted gelatin-silver prints, mounted on handmade paper with text, 18 x 13 inches each
Courtesy Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

"There’s the grand nurse, Eleanor Nightingale, who invented nursing as a profession for women...a rather complex and tragic tale."

- Eleanor Antin