DEREK FORDJOUR (B.1974)
Rhythm & Blues
signed and dated 'FORDJOUR '20' (on the reverse)
acrylic, charcoal, oilstick and foil on newspaper mounted to canvas
80 x 72 in. (203 x 183 cm.)
Executed in 2020.
Charity auction; St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, October 2020, gifted by the artist
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
P. Burch, "A star in the global art world recalls Memphis childhood in a painting," The Daily Memphian, 20 November 2020 (illustrated).