Was the most popular female jazz singer in the United States for more than half a century.
In her lifetime, she won 13 Grammy awards and sold over 40 million albums.
Her voice was flexible, wide-ranging, accurate and ageless.
Oil Pastel on Paper
18 W x 24 H
This drawings is part of my BLM series honoring the great black artist who have contributed so greatly to our culture.
Proceeds go to BLM bail fund.