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Kerry James Marshall, Scout (Girl), 1995

Images of Kerry James Marshall, Scout (Girl)

A painted portrait depicts a dark-skinned person wearing a blue-patterned white shirt, green sash, and green hat with the logo of the Girl Scouts. They are shown from the shoulders up with a dramatic white starburst shape behind their head.
Kerry James Marshall, American, b. 1955
Scout (Girl), 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, 2003.29

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago