The Art of Romare Bearden

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[mage] Card Players, 1982

Romare Bearden, Card Players, 1982
collage of various papers with paint, ink, graphite, and bleached areas on fiberboard
Lent in memory of Elaine Lebenbom
© Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.

Photographs of Bearden's studio in the 1940s show a reproduction of Card Players by Paul Cézanne on the wall, thereby revealing his early interest in the subject.

Copyright © National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.