Romare Bearden’s “The Family,” circa 1941. A gouache with ink and graphite on brown paper. It is from the Earle Hyman Collection in memory of Rolf Sirnes, Mr. Hyman’s partner of 50 years, a promised gift to the National Gallery of Art. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.
Lena, 1959. A painting of Lena Horne by dance legend Geoffrey Holder.