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Jacob Lawrence  American  1917 -2000
Born: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States 
Studied: Harlem Art Workshop 
American Artists School, New York 
Exhibited: Lawrence One-Man Show, Museum of Modern Art, New Y 
Examples of Work: Baltimore Museum of Art, MD 
Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C. 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Milwaukee Art Center, Wisconsin 
Museu de Arte Moderna, Brazil 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
Museum of Modern Art, New York City 
Philips Collection, Washington DC 
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond 
Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Realism
Abstract Decorative Design
Subjects Known For: African-American Experience
Memberships: National Academy of Design p. ANA 1971; NA 1979
National Institute of Arts and Letters 
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