Ink and ink wash on paper
27 x 40 1/2 in.
l.r.: Baskin \ . 1971 .
l.c. in graphite: SITTING BULL \ SIOUX
l.r. in graphite: LB #39
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
© The Estate of Leonard Baskin; Courtesy Galerie St. Etienne, New York
Leonard Baskin: Indian PortraitsJune 22–September 1, 2013
This exhibition, consisting of Baskin’s prints and drawings from the early 1970s, showcases his sense of social justice and admiration for American Indian life and culture through portraiture that is highly focused on facial features and expressions.