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Artist
Romare Howard Bearden
Title
Falling Star
Date
1979
Medium
lithograph on paper
Dimensions
Plate: 23 × 18 inches (58.4 × 45.7 cm)Sight: 25 1/4 × 20 1/4 inches (64.1 × 51.4 cm)
Tags
Print
Credit Line
Museum Purchase.
Accession Number
1997.10.1
This fantastic and colorful print, from a series of works Bearden produced based on childhood memories of his grandparents’ home in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, was acquired during the late 1990s as the museum strove to diversify its collection.