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CORA MARSHALL
Runaway! Going, Going, Gone. A Painting Series. By Cora Marshall
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[Hardcover] This book contains selected works by artist Cora Marshall from her mixed media painting series, Runaway: Going, Going, Gone. The works are inspired by “Wanted” advertisements... More > from the early 1700s and 1800s. These ads describe runaway enslaved people of African descent in, sometimes minute, details. Descriptions of hair color and styles, clothes, complexion, scars, size, and demeanor conjure vivid images in a real and tangible ways. Lucy, the first in this series (1809) was a 17 year old of dark complexion who went to the market and never returned. A $5 reward if offered.< Less
Runaway! Going, Going, Gone By Cora Marshall
Paperback: $25.00
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[PAPERBACK] This book contains selected works by artist Cora Marshall from her mixed media painting series, Runaway: Going, Going, Gone. The works are inspired by “Wanted” advertisements... More > from the early 1700s and 1800s. These ads describe runaway enslaved people of African descent in, sometimes minute, details. Descriptions of hair color and styles, clothes, complexion, scars, size, and demeanor conjure vivid images in a real and tangible ways. Lucy, the first in this series (1809) was a 17 year old of dark complexion who went to the market and never returned. A $5 reward if offered. (To view additional images or to purchase artwork go to www.coramarshall.net)< Less