Zip Zoom Tour: Jacob Lawrence's The Checker Players

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Date & Time: Wednesday, February 10, 2021
12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary
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Worcester Art Museum
Zoom - online
55 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Cost: Free
Description: Docent Kevin McKenna will provide a closer look at Jacob Lawrence’s 1947 work, The Checker Players. The painting features men gathering to play checkers and monitor baseball scores—inspired by Lawrence’s teenage years in Harlem in the ‘30s.

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Created: December 16, 2020 at 3:35 PM
Last Modified: January 6, 2021 at 9:55 AM

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