Art Is Tasty: Afro-American Images 1971: The Vision of Percy Ricks

Join Delaware Art Museum for a guided discussion of a work of art in “Afro-American…
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Delaware Art Museum
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Friday, January 7

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Date
Friday, January 7
Location

Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway,
Wilmington, DE 19806

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Delaware Art Museum
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Free after admission

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Join Delaware Art Museum for a guided discussion of a work of art in “Afro-American Images 1971: The Vision of Percy Ricks”.


Artwork in image, left to right: “Gay Head Cliffs”, c. 1970. Delilah Pierce (1904–1992). Oil on canvas, 36 × 46 inches, frame: 37 3/4 × 43 7/8 × 1 inches. Howard University Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. © Estate Delilah W. Pierce. | “Tradesmen – Africa (Khartoum, Sudan)”, not dated. Delilah W. Pierce (1904–1992). Oil on linen
42 × 23 inches, frame: 49 1/2 × 30 1/4 inches. Collection of the Spence Family.© Estate Delilah W. Pierce. | “Parade de Paysans (Peasants on Parade)”, 1961. Loïs Mailou Jones (1905–1998). Oil on canvas, 39 1/4 × 19 inches, frame: 45 3/8 × 25 3/8 inches. Delaware Art Museum, Acquisition Fund, 2018. | “Street of the Market, Zaria”, 1964. James Amos Porter (1905–1970). Oil on canvas, 16 × 26 inches, frame: 19 1/2 × 29 1/2 inches. Delaware Art Museum, Acquisition Fund, 2018.

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