Painting / mural

Item no. 28232
Collection: Other

Untitled #3 [A Person of Color]

Is this young man about to smile? Possibly Latino or Hawaiian, he came to sit for his portrait in response to a call that went out to the San Francisco longshoremen's union hiring hall in 1935.

Pele deLappe, watercolor and charcoal, 1935.

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