Aaron Douglas, An Idyll of the Deep South, Aspects of Negro Life Series, 1934.
oil on canvas, 5' x 11'7".

Last known location (2003): Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture,
Art and Artifacts Division, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations.
Image from Prigoff, James and Robin J. Dunitz. Walls of Heritage, Walls of Pride: African American Murals.
Rohnert Park, CA: Pomegranate Communications, Inc., 2000.

One of four in a series executed under the Public Works of Art Project (PWAP),
a government funded art project that ran from Dec. 1933 - June 1934,
just prior to the Works Progress Administration (WPA) (1935-39) and
the Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture/Fine Arts (the Section) (1934-39).