African American Art Collection
From its first acquisition of a painting by Henry O. Tanner, to its most recent donation of a lithograph by Elizabeth Catlett, the African American Collection is one of the most comprehensive
representations of black artists in existence.
of the Crucifixion, 1836.
Henry Ossawa Tanner
Oil and tempera on plywood, 17" x 22",
Harriett Tubman, I Helped Hundreds to Freedom, 1946.
(The Negro Woman Series)
Woodcut on wove paper, 5 1/16" x 4"