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Black Madonna and Child

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School
African-American Figuration
Date
(1969)
Accession Number
86.272
Provenance
Cordier & Ekstrom Gallery, New York
Margit W. Chanin, New York, to 16 November 1973
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 16 November 1973-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. HIrshhorn Bequest, 1981
Exhibition History
STUDIO MUSEUM IN HARLEM, New York. "Memory and Metaphor: The Art of Romare Bearden, 1940-1987," 14 April-11 August 1991. Tour: MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Chicago, 28 September-10 November; WIGHT GALLERY, University of California, Los Angeles, 8 December-2 February 1992; HIGH MUSEUM OF ART, Atlanta, 10 March-3 May; CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF ART, Pittsburgh, 20 May-25 July; NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 2 October 1992-4 January 1993.
Published References
None recorded
Credit Line
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Artist
Romare H. Bearden, American, b. Charlotte, North Carolina, 1912–1988
Medium
Paper, photomechanical reproduction, pencil, gouache, ink and fabric on paperboard
Dimensions
24 7/8 x 16 3/4 in. (63.1 x 42.6 cm)
Data Source
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Type
Collage
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2dec549f0-3ab0-4c96-8f58-d600db200467
Record ID
hmsg_86.272

Black Madonna and Child

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