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Some Afterthoughts on Discovery

Artist:
Robert Colescott (American, 1925–2009)
Date:
1987
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H. 22-1/2, W. 30 inches (57.2 x 76.2 cm.)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
George A. Hearn Fund, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.164.1
Not on view
Signature: Signed and dated (lower right): R.Colescott/87
Titled (lower right): "Some Afterthoughts on Discovery"
Pleasantville, N. Y. Reader's Digest. "Faces and Figures: Selected Works by Black Artists from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," February 12–April 1, 1988, brochure no. 10.

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