National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Daybreak - A Time to Rest Jacob Lawrence (artist)
American, 1917 - 2000
Daybreak - A Time to Rest, 1967
tempera on hardboard
overall: 76.2 x 61 cm (30 x 24 in.) framed: 92.4 x 76.8 cm (36 3/8 x 30 1/4 in.)
Anonymous Gift
Not on View
From the Tour: African American Artists: Collection Highlights
Object 21 of 22

Exhibition History

New Accessions, USA, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1974
Extended loan for use by the Ambassador, U.S. Embassy residence, Bonn, West Germany, 1981-1985.
Jacob Lawrence American Painter, Seattle Art Museum; Oakland Museum; High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.; Dallas Museum of Art; Brooklyn Museum, 1986-1987, no. 113, repro.
Over the Line: The Art and Life of Jacob Lawrence, Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.; Whitney Mus. of American Art, New York; Detroit Inst. of Arts; High Mus. of Art, Atlanta; Mus. of Fine Arts, Houston; Seattle Art Mus., 2001-2003, no. 78, repro.
Harlem Renaissance, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 2009, no. 46, repro.

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