Romare Bearden: Artist as Activist & Visionary

Romare Bearden: Artist as Activist & Visionary


Fascism, 1930’s
Cartoon panel
Reproduction

Racial Prejudice, 1930’s
Cartoon panel
Reproduction

Workers, 1930’s
Cartoon panel
Reproduction

College Magazine covers, 1930's
Cartoon panel
Reproduction

Soup Kitchen, 1935
Oil on canvas

Factory Workers
(Fortune Magazine)
, 1942
Magazine page

Martin Luther King, Jr.
(Mountain Top)
, 1968
Screenprint

Untitled
(Fortune Magazine, cover, Urban Crisis)
, 1968
Periodical

John Lindsay (Time Magazine), 1969
Periodical

Soul History
(New York Times Magazine)
, 1969
Periodical

Cinque Promotional, c. 1969
Ink on board

Slave Ship, 1971
Screenprint

Untitled
(Contact Magazine cover)
, 1972
Periodical

Black Enterprise, 1977
Screenprint

Roots (Odyssey Series), 1977
Screenprint

Homage to Roots
(TV Guide Magazine cover)
, 1978
Periodical

The Lamp, 1984
Screenprint

Untitled
(Passion of Christ Series)
, 1948
Watercolor and ink

Untitled
(Variation on the Iliad Series), 1948
Pen and ink

The Circus, 1961
Collage

Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, 1965-66
Collage

Noah and the Seventh Day
(Prevalence of Ritual Series), 1974
Screenprint

Salome
(Prevalence of Ritual Series), 1974
Screenprint

Untitled
(Encore Magazine cover), 1979
Periodical

Sunday Morning at Avila, 1979
Screenprint

Tidings, 1977
Screenprint

Macbeth
(Maquette for Theater poster), 1977
Screenprint

Baptism, 1975
Screenprint

The Burning of Troy
(Odyssey Series), 1977
Screenprint

Two Worlds, 1980
Lithograph

The Family, 1975
Etching/aquatint

Wrapping it Up at the Lafayette, 1974
Poster

Introduction for a Blues Queen
(Uptown at Savoy), 1979
Lithograph

Quilting Time
(Detroit Institute of Arts), 1986
Poster for a Mosaic Mural

Conjur Woman, 1964
Photolithograph

In the Garden, 1974
Screenprint

Pepper Jelly Lady, 1980
Lithograph

Miss Ethel at Connie’s, 1975
Oil on paper

Portrait of Louise Hightower, 1985
Collage

Falling Star, 1980
Lithograph

Susannah in Harlem, 1981
Poster

Circe Turns a Companion of
Odysseus into Swine
, 1979
Screenprint

Homage to Mary Lou
(The Piano Lesson)
, 1983
Lithograph

Morning of the Rooster, 1980
Lithograph

Lady Sings the Blues, 1986
Collage

Frank Stewart
Bearden Working in His Long Island Studio,
c. early 1980s
Photo/mounted

Frank Stewart
Romare Bearden, Jeanne Moutoussamy,
and Robert Blackburn Inspecting a New Set of
Monotypes in Canal Street Loft/Studio, 1975
Photo/mounted

Morning, 1975
Collage
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of David C. Driskell

In the Garden, 1980
Lithograph
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of Richard and Evelyn Cox
Permanent Loan from the Collection of the
University of Maryland Art Gallery,
College Park

Family, 1970
Collage
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift from the Sandra and Lloyd
Baccus Collection

Fall of Troy
(Odyssey Series), 1979
Color silkscreen
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of Warren Shaw

The Family, 1975
Etching
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of Warren Shaw

The Processional, 1979
Color silkscreen
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of Warren Shaw

Home to Ithaca
(Odyssey Series), 1979
Color silkscreen
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of Warren Shaw

Siren Song
(Odyssey Series), 1978
Color silkscreen
David C. Driskell Center Collection
Gift of Warren Shaw