Romare Bearden, Serenade, 1969, collage and paint on panel, 45¾ x 32½ inches. Collection of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Museum purchase through a National Endowment for the Arts grant with matching funds from Madison Art Center members. Copyright Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, New York.
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