Kerry James Marshall, Cub Scout, 1995

Images of Kerry James Marshall, Cub Scout

A painted portrait depicts a young dark-skinned man wearing a blue and yellow outfit and hat resembling a boy scout's uniform. He is shown from the shoulders up with a dramatic white starburst shape behind his head.
Kerry James Marshall, American, b. 1955
Cub Scout, 1995
Acrylic and mixed media on canvas mounted on board
34 ½ × 34 ½ in. (87.6 × 87.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the Susan and Lewis Manilow Collection of Chicago Artists, 2003.31

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago