Barkley L Hendricks (1945 - 2017)
SACRIFICE OF THE WATERMELON VIRGIN OR SHIRT OFF HER BACK, 1987
offset lithograph on paper; signed, titled, dated '1987' and numbered '66/85'
Sheet: 21 1/2 by 30 in. (54.6 by 76.2 cm.); Framed: 24 3/8 by 32 7/8 in. (61.9 by 83.5 cm.)
Executed in 1987, this work is number 66 from an edition of 85.
Private Collection, New York
New London, Lyman Allyn Art Museum, 'The Barkley L. Hendricks Experience,' April - June 2001 (another example exhibited)
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 'Represent: 200 Years of African American Art,' January - April 2015 (another example exhibited)
Philadelphia, Art Sanctuary, 'Barkley L. Hendricks: Oh, Snap!,' May 2015 (another example exhibited)
Wilmington, Delaware Art Museum, 'Dark Humor: African American Art from the University of Delaware,' July - September 2015 (another example exhibited)
College Park, University of Maryland, 'The David C. Driskell Center, The Last Ten Years: In Focus,' September - November 2017 (another example exhibited)