Blues; Roberta Jane Stone (Unknown); 1970; 1656
BluesAbout this object
We know little about the origins of "Blues," in which the compositional elements simultaneously evoke the musical rhythm and a face. We do know from correspondence that the donor, James D. Cotton, gave the work to the college while the artist's sister, Julie Stone, was attending F&M. Julie Stone graduated in 1977.Maker
1970Medium and Materials
oil paint / canvasInscription and Marks
Signed and dated on recto; bottom left cornerMeasurements
image: 48 x 36 inches
frame: 49 x 37 inches
blue, blues, jazz, music, piano, African American music, abstractCredit Line
Gift of James D. Cotton, Class of 1967Object Type
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