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Aaron Douglas
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Portrait of Aaron Douglas

Aaron Douglas was a U.S. Artist of the African Diaspora born on May 26, 1899. Douglas contributed to the Harlem Renaissance movement and died on February 2, 1979.

Defiance, from The Emperor Jones series, Aaron Douglas

Defiance, from The Emperor Jones series

1926
Flight, from The Emperor Jones series, Aaron Douglas

Flight, from The Emperor Jones series

1926
The Creation, Aaron Douglas

The Creation

1927
The Judgment Day, Aaron Douglas

The Judgment Day

1927
Aspiration, Aaron Douglas

Aspiration

1936
Into Bondage, Aaron Douglas

Into Bondage

1936
The Judgment Day, Aaron Douglas

The Judgment Day

1939
Song of the Towers, Aaron Douglas

Song of the Towers

1966

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