"Emblem of Africa"

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-289316

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

Descriptive Terms

watercolors (paintings)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Painting

Inscription

"EMBLEM OF AFRICA" (Painted)

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.643.4