African American Artists Boxed NotesCEDAR GRAPHICS
Cards developed from: Romare Bearden’s The Return of Odysseus (Homage to Pinturicchio and Benin), 1977; Jacob Lawrence’s The Wedding, 1948; Kerry James Marshall’s Many Mansions, 1994; Walter Ellison’s Train Station, 1935; Archibald John Motley Jr.’s Nightlife, 1943- from the Art Institute of Chicago’s collection.
The multi-faceted experience of African-Americans reflected in these pieces are from the early-to-mid 20th century, as African-Americans streamed into the big cities in search of work.
Card dimensions: 6.75 x 4.875 in.
Box dimensions: 7.25 x 5.5 x 1.75 in.
Set of 20 cards and envelopes.
4 cards per image.