Stout, Renée (American, b. 1958)
The Spirit of Marie Laveau
colored pencil, varnish, spray paint on lithograph
Purchased for the Union College Permanent Collection from the Accola Griefen Gallery in May of 2015
© Renée Stout
A lithograph depicting a bust portrait of woman holding a fan with turquoise drop earrings and a green snake protruding from her coiffe/hair. Her piercing gaze, which is directed at the viewer, is accentuated by bright red spray paint.