Portrait of Frederick DouglassArtist(s)Ben ShahnArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Datecirca 1965Medium & 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 head and gaze is turned to the right of the piece. 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)