Artist Jessie Smith, American, born 1907
  • The Black Girl
Date 1977
Medium graphite pencil on off-white illustration board
Dimensions Sheet (irreg): 24 1/4 inches × 30 inches (61.6 × 76.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Janet Krist-Finkbeiner in honor of Alan Finkbeiner and Amon Krist
Accession Number 2001.146
Department African American Art
Not On View
Signed Signed in pencil, lower left of image: Jessie Smith
Inscriptions Signed, dated and inscribed with title in pen and ink, verso of the board: Jessie Smith | 1977 | The Black Girl
2001-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)