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Romare Bearden, Of the Blues: At the Savoy, 1974
collage of various
papers with paint, ink, and graphite on fiberboard
From the Collection of Raymond J. McGuire
Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.
One of twenty collages in Bearden's "Of the Blues" series, this takes
us to the Savoy Ballroom, which was advertised at the time as "the home
of happy feet."
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.