Portrait of Frederick DouglassArtist(s)Ben ShahnArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1965Medium & Supportscreenprint on paperDimensions
22 1/16 x 16 15/16 in. (56 x 42.9 cm)Credit LineGift of Warren M. RobbinsSubject matter
Potrait of Frederick Douglass.Physical Description
A man is potrayed with curly hair and beard, a stern facial expression, and a formal suit and bowtie. His gaze is slightly off-center. The words "Frederick Douglass" borders the piece along with the artist's signatures and the screenprint number.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object TypeportraitCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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men (male humans)
suits (main garments)