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DN0 71 15 The Stick

'The Stick' By Painter Dee Nickerson. Blank Art Cards By Green Pebble. www.greenpebble.co.uk

Bill Traylor, Blue Cat, 1939-1942. In only three years, between 1939 and 1942, Bill Traylor—former slave, factory worker, and homeless welfare recipient, who slept on a wooden pallet inside the [Ross-Clayton Funeral Parlor in Montgomery, Alabama]—created his own extraordinary history of drawing in 1,800 images. Most were preserved by his friend and fellow artist, Charles Shannon.

'The Harbor Wall' - original painting by Gary Bunt. "Everyday we comes down ere. And he leans upon the wall. He forgets I'm only 2 foot 3. I can't see nothing at all."

Bill Traylor - American Artist. Via Martin Klasch. “William ‘Bill’ Traylor (April 1, 1854 (?) –October 23, 1949) was a self-taught artist born into slavery on a plantation near Benton, in Lowndes County, Alabama. freakyfauna.tumbl...

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DN0 69 15 If Wishes Were Horses

'If Wishes Were Horses' By painter Dee Nickerson. Blank Art Cards By Green Pebble. www.greenpebble.co.uk