"Uncle Monday" BIG JOHN GIVES OLD MASTER A SIGN Pen & Ink Drawing

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"Uncle Monday" BIG JOHN GIVES OLD MASTER A SIGN Pen & Ink Drawing

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Title:  

"Uncle Monday" BIG JOHN GIVES OLD MASTER A SIGN Pen & Ink Drawing
Date:
1999-2000
Creator:
Petterson, Kitty K. (artist)

Content Description: 

Drawing. A Pen and Ink Drawing illustrating a Florida Folk Tale, Big John Gives Old Master A Sign. A Sign For Old Master, shows a white man, rope in hand, standing and looking up worriedly at a light in tree above him. Nearby is a kneeling, praying African-American man looking anguished. He is shirtless and noose of rope held by white man is around his neck. In the leaves of the tree is a young African-American man holding a big, lit match which makes the light in tree, meant to be a sign from God. Illustrates an African American folktale.

Physical Description: 

H: 12" W: 8 5/8"

Location:
500 S Bronough St,Florida,Tallahassee,32399
Identifier:
2003M.011.036

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