Romare Bearden, 1911–1988
Romare Bearden's life and art were marked by exceptional talent, encompassing a broad range of intellectual and scholarly interests, including music, performing arts, history, literature, and world art. Bearden was also a celebrated humanist, as demonstrated by his lifelong support of young emerging artists.
-Romare Bearden Foundation
See You In Saint Louis!
Romare Bearden, American, 1911–1988; Summertime, 1967; collage on board; 56 x 44 inches; Museum Minority Artists Purchase Fund 22:1999; Art © Romare Bearden Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY