Strange Fruit Poster

Strange Fruit by Alys Caviness-Gober

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Strange Fruit Poster By Alys Caviness-gober

The watermark in the lower right corner of the image will not appear on the final print.

Frame

Top Mat

Bottom Mat

Dimensions

Image:

5.13" x 8.00"

Overall:

7.13" x 10.00"

 

Print:

Strange Fruit by Alys Caviness-Gober - 5.13" x 8.00"

$20.00

Material:

Archival Matte Paper

$7.00

Finish:

Rolled in a Tube

$0.00

Assembly:

Assembly Charge

$0.00

Total:

 

$27.00

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About the Image

Strange Fruit by Alys Caviness-Gober

Impression of the haunting lyrics of Billie Holiday's song, "Strange Fruit." From a few tree branches hang three shapes of lynched figures, inspired by a terrible event in Indiana history, the August 7, 1930 lynchings in Marion, IN of Thomas Shipp and Abram Smith, two African-American men. A third African-American man, 16-year old James Cameron, was also lynched, but was cut down before he died. Cameron became a Civil Rights activist throughout the 1950s and 1960s; he marched with Dr. King and later founded America￿s Black Holocaust Museum in 1988. In 1937 Abel Meeropol, a Jewish schoolteacher from New York, saw a photograph of the Marion, IN lynching and it inspired his poem "Strange Fruit," which then inspired a song by Billie...

About the Artist - Alys Caviness-Gober

Alys Caviness-Gober

Artist/Photographer. 2013 Juried Member, Hamilton County Artists Association (photography). I live in Noblesville, Indiana. I used to teach Anthropology at the college level, but I am an artistic Jack of All Trades, and I find inspiration everywhere. Poetry, short stories, memoirs, paintings, jewelry, photographs, handpainted shoes/boots/handbags, my Baba Luba Nut Dolls (Kitchen Witches, Holiday Angels, and special custom creations) ~ each is an expression of my heart and soul. Professionally, I am a juried photographer with the Hamilton County Artists' Association, and I love photographing local music and art events. I take photos everywhere I go; I put many of them here on my FAA site. I am currently working on several...

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