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    Jacob Lawrence was born Sept. 7, 1917, in Atlantic City, N.J. “...best known for his series of narrative paintings depicting important moments in African American history. ... Lawrence began painting in series format in the late 1930s ... on the lives of the abolitionists Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman and John Brown,” and others. (Read more at www.pbs.org/...)

    Jacob Lawrence- Influential African American artist known for his "Migration" series

    Jacob Lawrence Harriet Tubman Series

    jacob lawrence migration series | Jacoob Lawrence, The Great Migration

    'Harriet Tubman Series no. 7', 1940 - Jacob Lawrence

    Art: The Migration Series By Jacob Lawrence

    Jacob Lawrence 1917-2000 | African American Expressionist painter

    Jacob Lawrence 1917-2000 | African American Expressionist painter

    Jacob Lawrence (September 7, 1917 – June 9, 2000) was an American painter; he was married to fellow artist Gwendolyn Knight. Lawrence referred to his style as "dynamic cubism", though by his own account the primary influence was not so much French art as the shapes and colors of Harlem.[1] Lawrence is among the best-known 20th century African American painters, a distinction shared with Romare Bearden

    African American artist Jacob Lawrence and wife, fellow artist Gwendolyn Knight. Lawrence referred to his style as “dynamic cubism”, though by his own account the primary influence was not so much French art as the shapes and colors of Harlem.

    jacob lawrence the great migration

    The Builders, a painting by Jacob Lawrence

    Jacob Lawrence 1917-2000 | African American Expressionist painter

    Jacob Lawrence

    JACOB LAWRENCE / Harriet Tubman 1.

    "Home Chores" by Jacob Lawrence

    African American art

    Jacob Lawrence from the Migration Series www.questgarden.c...

    The Great Migration by Jacob Lawrence (found in the NY Times) is a series of paintings depicting African Americans moving from the rural South to the prosperous and unwelcoming North.

    Painting by ~ Jacob Lawrence www.metmuseum.org...

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