Betye Saar

c. 1970

Silkscreen print of an African-American woman wearing a purple and pink patterned dress and a yellow head scarf. She is holding yellow and orange flowers. The background is white on the left and...

Lest We Forget, The Strength of Tears, of Those Who Toiled
1998

This work is composed of three vintage washboards upon which historical photographs of African American female slaves have been placed. The ladder-like structure of the piece, which culminates...

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