Jacob Lawrence, They did not always leave because they were promised work in the North. Many of them left because of Southern conditions, one of them being great floods that ruined the crops, and therefore they were unable to make a living where they were, Casein tempera on hardboard, 18 x 12 inches, 1940-41, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Kurt Schwitters, The Autumn Crocus, Painted concrete, 806 x 298 x 305 millimeters, 1926-8, reconstructed 1958, Tate Gallery, U.K.
Job Koelewijn, Jump, Wood, mirrors, grass, 280 x 600 x 415 centimeters, 2005, De Pont Museum, Tilburg, Netherlands
Jean Baptiste Oscar Mallitte, Group portrait at the Governor Generals Camp, Albumen silver print, 20.5 x 24.7 centimeters, 1858-61, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Lakota artist, Bag, leather, glass beads, porcupine quills, cloth, and metal beads, 10 3/4 x 6 inches, ca. 1910, Portland Art Museum, Oregon