Jessica T. Smith, Philadelphia Museum of Art


About Jessica T. Smith, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Jessica T. Smith is Susan Gray Detweiler Curator of American Art, and Manager, Center for American Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art


Horace Pippin, Mr. Prejudice, 1943. oil on canvas, 46 x 35.9 cm (Philadelphia Museum of Art)
The ongoing struggle against discrimination in the U.S. undermined the sense of victory for African Americans in both world wars.

Horace Pippin, Mr. Prejudice