Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Boy on Bench
Samella Lewis, American, born 1924. Published by Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia.
Color offset lithograph
Currently not on view
2009-61-51Gift of the Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, in memory of Anne d'Harnoncourt, 2009
LabelLewis is an internationally celebrated artist, curator, editor, and trailblazing art historian who wrote the first survey of African American art history. Her devotion to education is reflected in this stoic image of a young boy clasping a book.