TITLE

Henry O Tanner's painting `Sand Dunes at Sunset, Atlantic City' is first black-American art in

PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
Jet;11/18/96, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on display of a painting in the White House by Afro-American painter Henry O. Tanner in 1996. How the painting `Sand Dunes at Sunset, Atlantic City' is the first piece of art from an Afro-American artist to be displayed in the White House; The role of First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton in acquiring the painting; Tanner's career; Details of the painting.
ACCESSION #
9611267933

 

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