Heavy Burdens by Larry "Poncho" Brown

Heavy Burdens

Larry Brown
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  • Artist: Larry "Poncho" Brown
  • Size: 28x22 inches
  • Edition: Limited Edition
  • Signed and Numbered
  • Certificate of Authenticity from the Artist

A limited edition work of art by Larry "Poncho" Brown that depicts an African American veteran who has fallen upon hard times after leaving the military and sits on a bench with a cup asking for donations and a sign that says "Will Work for Food". It is a giclee on paper that measures 28 inches x 22 inches and is available as a standard limited edition, artist proof or a remarque. "Heavy Burdens" ships signed and numbered by the artist and with a certificate of authenticity. This release was originally commissioned by Wholeness Development, Inc to benefit homeless veterans in 2008. 

Limited Edition: 50pcs. (Edition Size) - $300.00 (Cost)

Artist Proof: 50pcs. (Edition Size) - $400.00 (Cost)

Remarque: 25pcs. (Edition Size) - $500.00 (Cost)

Cert. Of Authenticity Certificate of Authenticity provided by the artist.
Edition Limited Edition
Framed Unframed
Height 28 Inches
Length 22 Inches
Medium Giclee
Signed Signed and Numbered by the artist
SKU labr207
Year Released 2008

Larry Brown

Larry "Poncho" Brown, is a native of Baltimore, MD. He started his first business at the age of 17 as a signwriter and he has been a full time artist ever since. Poncho received his Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD. His art, both fine and commercial, has been published nationally in Upscale, Ebony, Ebony Man, Essence, and Jet magazines. In February '99 his art was featured in the UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History Textile Series No. 2 book entitled "Wrapped In Pride". His popular works have been prominently featured on several TV shows and movies including "Soulfood", "The Wire", "A Different World", "In The House" and "Avalon". His work adorns the walls of the likes of Bill Cosby, Dick Gregory, Anita Baker, Susan Taylor, Ed Gordon and Bernard Bronner just to name a few.

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Angelique C.

Heavy Burdens

This piece speaks to alot of our ancestors as well as our generation. Alot of our people then and now can definitely relate to this piece. Heavy Burdens can never keep us down.

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Marsha A.

Heavy Burdens

I like this piece of Exquisite art... It depicts a man with a sign that says... Will work for food. I love it because it done in bold colors... surrounded by tall buildings... And he's shown to be healthy and strong... Instead of Meek and weak as we see today on the streets... Excellent work!!! 5stars


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