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Romare Bearden

Eastern Barn


look closer

What clues do you see that tell you who these people might be?

What might these people be doing? How do you know?

Describe this place. Where do you think they might be?

What materials do you think the artist may have used to make this work of art? How can you tell?

Romare Bearden, Eastern Barn, 1968  69.14
Romare Bearden, Eastern Barn, 1968. Collage of paper on board, 55 1/2 × 44 in. (141 × 111.8 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  69.14 For Teachers
Art © Romare Bearden Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY