Artist Jacob Lawrence
American, 1917-2000
Printer Sirocco Screenprinters
American
Title
  • The 1920's...The Migrants Arrive and Cast Their Ballots
  • Kent Bicentennial Portfolio: Spirit of Independence (Series Title)
Date 1974
Medium screenprint printed in color on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 32 × 24 3/8 inches (81.3 × 61.9 cm)
Sheet: 34 1/4 × 25 7/8 inches (87 × 65.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Lorillard, Division of Lowe Theaters, Inc.
Accession Number 76.54
Department African American Art
On View Special Exhibitions: Central C266, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, lower right: Jacob Lawrence 1974
Marks Ives-Sillman drystamp, lower right corner
Inscriptions Titled in pencil, lower left: The 1920's...The Migrants arrive and cast their Ballots
Inscribed in pencil, lower left: 39/125
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right: Jacob Lawrence 1974
1976-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Baur, J.H. Kent Bicentennial Portfolio, Spirit of Independence. New York, 1975, p. 21 (ill.).

American Prints 1960-1985. Exh. cat., the Museum of Modern Art. New York, 1986, p. 215.