Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cover, Opportunity Art Folio
  • Aaron Douglas, artist
    born: Topeka, Kansas, United States ; died: Nashville, Tennessee, United States ; active: United States
    Langston Hughes, author
    born: Joplin, Missouri, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Opportunity Magazine, publisher
  • cover, Opportunity Art Folio, 1926
  • Opportunity Art Folio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • relief print
  • Paper Type: heavyweight tan wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 500 x 335 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 5/8 x 13 3/16 in
    Frame Dimensions: 28 1/2 x 22 x 1 1/4 in
    Weight: 10 lbs
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund, Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund, and Office of the Chancellor
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 2003.0012.01
Label Text

Both Douglas’s and Hughes’s names appear vertically in rust colored ink, separated by a totemic form that appears African in origin (also in rust colored ink).