February 8~ African-American visual artists

Nancy Elizabeth Prophet (1890-1960)
Sculptor; first African-American to graduate from RISD
http://ealymaysartworks.com/historical-repository/history-of-african-american-art/nancy-elizabeth-prophet

Untitled (Head) / c.1930 / Wood / Head without base: 12 1/2”x6 1/2”x7”

 

Beulah Woodard (1895-1955)
Early California African-American sculptor and painter
http://octobergallery.com/2016/05/11/beulah-woodard/

Maudelle / 1937 / Ceramic bust / 12”x12”

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