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Vincent Dacosta Smith

American painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
An artist of the Black Arts movement. Known for his stylistic diversity, he combined figurative painting with abstraction.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500121332.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Vincent Dacosta Smith:

Vincent Dacosta Smith First Day of School, 1965 Etching on white Rives BFK paper
Vincent Dacosta Smith A Moment Supreme (Funeral of John Coltrane), 1972 Etching on heavyweight wove paper
Vincent Dacosta Smith Jonkonnu Festival, 1996 Color offset lithograph
Vincent Dacosta Smith Christ on the Cross, 1966 Woodcut
Vincent Dacosta Smith Oooooooeeee Baby, 1989 Monotype on heavyweight white wove paper
Vincent Dacosta Smith Getting the Message Across, 1968 Pencil and colored pencil drawing on heavyweight white wove paper
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