The Studio

Jacob Lawrence (American, 1917–2000)
Dimensions30 × 22 inches
CreditMuseum Purchase, 2018
Accession Number2018.05

This acquisition, depicting the artist in his studio, is related to a painting in the collection of the Seattle Art Museum, which collaborated with the artist to produce the print. Jacob Lawrence is a major figure in 20th-century American Art. Strongly associated with the rich artistic legacy of Harlem, Lawrence taught for many years at the University of Washington and the location depicted is probably his West Coast studio.

© 2018 The Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation, Seattle / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Exhibition History