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Hand Sculpture at Historical Society of Washington

The sculpture was commissioned by activist Vincent DeForest in 1968 to become the centerpiece of an historical mural celebrating the African American struggle for civil
rights; the hand and mural together were intended to be part of the Poor People’s Campaign that year.

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