Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Faith Ringgold

Tar Beach

Tar Beach

Faith Ringgold. Tar Beach, 1988.

Description:
"Tar Beach" is a "Painted Story Quilt" and is in the collection of the Soloman R Guggenheim Museum. Read the children's book,"Tar Beach" which received numerous awards including a Caldecott Honor. The book is based on the Tar Beach quilt. Reading level: Ages 4-8 Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers; 1st ed edition (January 16, 1991) Language: English ISBN-10: 0517580306 ISBN-13: 978-0517580301

Medium:
Painting

Tags:
quilt, children, book, painting, Story

Images
The Flag is BleedingSoul SisterWoman Freedom NowMrs Jones and Family, 1973Coming to Jones Road #4: Under A Blood Red SkyJazz Stories #1: Somebody Stole My Broken HeartTar Beach

Location
Englewood, NJ, 07631
USA

Contact
PO Box 429
Englewood, NJ, 07631
USA
Ringgoldfaith@aol.com

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