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Kerry James Marshall, Brownie, 1995

Images of Kerry James Marshall, Brownie

A painted portrait depicts a young dark-skinned person wearing a brown outfit resembling a girl scout's uniform, multiple gold hoop earrings, and backwards hat. They are shown from the shoulders up with a dramatic white starburst shape behind their head.
Kerry James Marshall, American, b. 1955
Brownie, 1995
Acrylic and mixed media on canvas mounted on board
34 ½ × 34 ½ in. (87.6 × 87.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the Susan and Lewis Manilow Collection of Chicago Artists, 2003.30

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago