[ 09.1 Black Men ]
Hills no. 9.1.3r
Baur no. 38 / 1907 Sale no. 38
Head of a Black Man
1907 Sale title: Uncle Remus
Alternate title: Head of a Negro Man
Oil on paper board
19 1/4 x 15 in. (48.9 x 38.1 cm)
Initialed lower left: E.J.
Verso: Study for Boyhood of Lincoln [verso of Head of a Black Man], c.1867–68 (Hills no. 40.0v)
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Citation: Hills, Patricia. "Head of a Black Man, c.1868 (Hills no. 9.1.3r)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=84 (accessed on October 25, 2021).