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  • Jacob Lawrence artwork
  • Jacob Lawrence artwork

Spotlight Exhibition: Jacob Lawrence

Jan. 21 – May 22, 2016


This focus exhibition compared Birth and The Fur Coat, two paintings created by artist Jacob Lawrence in 1948. The paintings depict the same scene, from different perspectives, and demonstrate Lawrence’s ability to convey meaning through a mastery of materials and technique.


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