Emperor Jones, Set of 4 Prints, 1926, printed 1972

  • Aaron Douglas, American, 1899-1979

Woodcut

  • Image (each): 8 × 5 inches (20.3 × 12.7 cm)

Museum Purchase, General Art Purchase Fund

V2018.18

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Woodcut (process)
  • Woodcuts
  • Figures (representations)

Signed, on each sheet, lower right: A Douglas

Inscribed, on sheet: lower left, with title of print

(Swann Galleries, Inc., New York, New York, USA)

2018-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)