Usama and Child

Artwork

Identifier:
L.2003.352.1
Artist:
Paul Collins
Medium:
Limited Edition Print
Date:
circa 2003
Dimensions:

Description:
Black and white print depicting an African woman with big earrings carrying child on her back. Purple background
Historical Context:
Paul Collins takes inspiration for his work from his extensive travel through Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America. Collins was commissioned for the large mural of Grand Rapids native Gerald R. Ford in 1975, currently on display at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport. He has received many awards throughout his career including the Mead Book Award, the People's Choice Award in Paris, and the Ceba Award for Excellence.
Credit:
Donated to GRAAHI from Dr. Larry and Mary Gerbens
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
printing
Location Notes:
FINK; Lower Level; GRAAHI Suite 018; Left of 018G