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"Emblem of Africa"

Description

Watercolor painting of a woman personifying Africa. A black woman, with breasts bared, holds a bow and arrow and gestures at an animal that she has killed. Watercolor matted with reverse painting on glass. Gold beaded frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"EMBLEM OF AFRICA" (Painted)
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Painting
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
Accession Number
1993.643.4
Credit Line
Estate of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
289316

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