Artist Jacob Lawrence, American, 1917-2000
Title
  • Juke Box
Date 1946
Medium tempera on white wove paper
Dimensions Unframed: 29 1/2 × 21 1/8 inches (74.9 × 53.7 cm)
Framed: 39 1/4 × 31 × 1 1/4 inches (99.7 × 78.7 × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. D. T. Burton, Dr. M. E. Fowler, Dr. J. B. Greene and Mr. J. J. White
Accession Number 53.58
Department African American Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed in pencil, lower right, verso: [in circle] 4 " upside down | 655 white
1953, (Downtown Gallery, New York, USA).
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
25 Years of American Painting 1933-1958. Exh. cat., Gotteborgs Konstmuseum. Sweden, 1959, no. 37 (ill.).

Wheat, Ellen Harkins. Jacob Lawrence: American Painter. Exh. cat., Seattle Art Museum. Seattle, 1986, p. 95, pl. 40 (ill.).

"Accessions: January 1, 1953 - December 31, 1953," Bulletin of the DIA 33, no. 1 (1953-1954): 51.

Art Digest (August 1, 1949): (ill.).