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Paintings by Jacob Lawrence

10 October to 5 November 1944

View on MoMA


Jacob Lawrence
American, 1917–2000
8 exhibitions

New York Times Review of the exhibition


15 October 1944

A REVIEWER'S NOTES; Brief Comment on Some Recently Opened Exhibitions, Chiefly Contemporary

By Howard DEVREE

CONTEMPORARY work with a decidedly modern slant took possession of the exhibition schedule last week, all but a few of the score of shows I visited being well within that category. At least three of the shows, were unquestionably American, and these we may take up briefly first.

New York Times • page X8 • 1,147 words