Jacob Lawrence

Artist of the 1920's

The series of paintings of The Great Migration! By:Jacob Lawrence

This series was shown in New York and that is how he became famous! In New York he got recognised, and word got around that these paintings were great.Then people started to look at some of his other work! This series of paintings were some of the best known paintings he had done!

Birth Date And Death!

He was born in 1917. He died in 2000!

Interesting Facts!

Jacob went to The American Artists School!

Jacob is among some of the best known African American Painters of the 1920s!