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A Darktown Tournament, - Close Quarters

Two African American men in center swiping each other with paint brushes full of white paint. Policeman off to right, woman at window, child to left at corner house. From the Inventory Listing of Sidney A. Alpert "Darktown Tournament / Close Quarters/ (Vig.) 1890 - S "

Date: 1890

Artists: Currier & Ives
Medium: Hand-colored lithograph
Measurements: 15 3/8 x 11 inches
Access Number: 2004-D03-182
Gift of Lenore B. and Sidney A. Alpert supplemented with Museum Acquistions Funds

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