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Characters #1-24

Characters #1-24
acrylic on wood panel

each 6″x6″
2018

based on the 19th century folk ballad “Booth Killed Lincoln”
1. Wilkes Booth
2. Lincoln
3. The People
4. Wife
5. Bodyguard
6. Claybrook Mare

based on “God Moves on the Water” by Blind Willie Johnson
7. People
8. God
9. Guards
10. Captain Smith
11. Women & Children
12. Lord Jesus

based on “Great Dust Storm” by Woody Guthrie
13. You
14. We
15. They
16. Comrades
17. Relatives
18. Children
19. Family

based on “Ruination Day, Part II” by Gillian Welch
20. Okies
21. Great Emancipator
22. They
23. God
24. Casey Jones

 

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Date: July 10, 2018