Emma Amos

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Born 1938. Emma Amos began painting and drawing at age 6, when she was living in Atlanta, Georgia. As an emerging artist in New York City in the ’60s, Emma was the only female artist invited to join Spiral, a collective of African-American artists. Emma joined Robert Blackburn's Printmaking Workshop Inc. Amos work is included in the permanent collections of MoMA, British Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Franklin Furnace, Shomburg Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art, the Ford Foundation Collection, among others. Kathy collaborated with Amos as master printer and plate maker from 1973 to 2009.

Dream Girl, 1978

Dream Girl, 1978

Etching with aquatint I: 15" x 17.5" P: 24" x 26"

Pool Lady, 1980

Pool Lady, 1980

Etching with aquatint I: 23.25" x 21.5" P: 32" x 28.5"

Woman with Hat, 1980

Woman with Hat, 1980

Soft ground aquatint I: 17.75" x 13.25" P: 30" x 22.25"

Twined Flowers, 2009

Twined Flowers, 2009

Aquatint, pochoir and chine collé w/ hand coloring I: Bleed P: 15.5" x 13.75"

Nadinola, 1993

Nadinola, 1993

Relief with handmade paper chine collé and ribbons I: 11.5" x 10" P: 21" x 15"

Crown, 2002

Crown, 2002

Soft ground with carborundum I: 14.50" x 10" P: 17" x 20"

No Title, 1998

No Title, 1998

(Louis Armstrong) on verso Paper lithography I: 11.75" x 9" P: 18.5" x 12"

Bootstraps, 1997

Bootstraps, 1997

Paper Lithography I: 12.5" x 17" P: 22" x 26"

On Top of the World, 1995

On Top of the World, 1995

Silk aquatint with textile chine-collé I: 30" x 22" P:Bleed

No Title, 1983

No Title, 1983

Steel soft ground with hand coloring I: 41.5" x 30" P: 44.5" x 30"

Red, White and Blue, 1995

Red, White and Blue, 1995

Monotype with color Xerox decal on HMP I: 15.5" x 23.75" P: 24" x 31"

Black Leopards, 1986

Black Leopards, 1986

Relief stencil with monotype I: 22.5" x 39" P: 25" x 39"

Joe Louis, 1986

Joe Louis, 1986

Silk aquatint I: Bleed P: 44.75" x 15.25"

Gorilla, 1985

Gorilla, 1985

Shaped handmade paper I: 20" x 26" P: Bleed

Crocodile, 1985

Crocodile, 1985

Shaped Handmade Paper I: 10" x 32.5 P: Bleed"

Zebras, 1985

Zebras, 1985

Handmade paper and weaving I: 24" x 34.5" P: Bleed

Hartibeests & Cheetah, 1983

Hartibeests & Cheetah, 1983

Pochoir monotype rubbing w/ hand coloring I: 24" x 34.5" P: Bleed

Octopus, 1987

Octopus, 1987

Water Series Silk aquatint I: 39.75" x 31.5" P: 46.25" x 31.5"

Red Fish, 1987

Red Fish, 1987

Water Series Silk aquatint and glitter I: 39.75" x 31.5" P: 48" x 31.75"

Ray, 1987

Ray, 1987

Water Series Silk aquatint I: 39.75" x 31.5" P: 46.5" x 31.5"

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