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Ellis Wilson: So Much To Paint
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Two Mothers

c. 1946
Oil on composite board
28" X 20"
Howard University, Division of Fine Art, Washington, DC

“I noticed such great hopes among the people in the South; hopes that they could soon vote, and hopes that education would become free and open. My own hope is that I capture their hopes in my work.”
Ellis Wilson, newspaper interview

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