The Highwaymen

Florida's African-American Landscape Painters

by Gary Monroe

The Highwaymen

Hardcover, 149 pages, University Press of Florida, List Price: $34.95 | purchase

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Gary Monroe tells the story of a group of African-American landscape artists in Florida who sold their idealized, candy-colored paintings by the thousands.

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Alfred Hair, Harold Newton, Al Black, James Gibson and Mary Ann Carroll were all part of the original Highwaymen. Photos by Gary Monroe hide caption

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