Satchel Paige in the Tropics
Satchel Paige in the Tropics
mixed media w/ found objects
8 x 10
Collection of the San Francisco Giants

A young Satchel Paige wearing a Puerto Rican uniform during winter league play in the Caribbean. Accomplished Negro League players often found themselves traveling abroad during the off-season to warmer climates to play year round. Paige became a draw wherever he went.