In 1976, Bearden visited Charlotte and considered the trip as an Odyssean voyage of re-discovery. After that journey he created a series of prints about his anecdotal memories of Mecklenburg County. The Lantern was one from this series.
lithograph, paper (fiber product)
Measurements: height: 23.25 inches width: 15.5 inchesGift of Jerald Melberg Gallery, Charlotte, NC. Art 2002.17 Art © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.
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