© Estate of Loïs Mailou Jones. Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
Parade de Paysans (Peasants on Parade)
Date: 1961
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 39 1/4 × 19 in. (99.7 × 48.3 cm) frame: 45 3/8 × 25 3/8 × 1 1/2 in. (115.3 × 64.5 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line: Acquisition Fund, 2018
Object Number: 2018-34
About: African American painter and Howard University professor Loïs Mailou Jones traveled to Haiti regularly starting in the 1950s, when she married Haitian artist Louis Pierre-Noel. She developed a bold, modern style for her depictions of the island's lively streets and markets.
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