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Artist: Jacob Lawrence, American, 1917 - 2000

Hot Summer Night

1947

Pen and blue-black ink on wove paper

29.2 x 42.6 cm (11 1/2 x 16 3/4 in.); Framed: 51 x 65 x 2.223 cm (20 1/16 x 25 9/16 x 7/8 in.)
Katharine Ordway Fund
2000.46.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and watercolors
Status: 
Viewable by appointment
Bibliography: 

Pamela Franks and Robert Steele, Embodied: Black Identities in American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2010), 60, ill.

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