Left: Madam C.J. Walker (née Sarah Breedlove) poses for a portrait circa 1914. Photo by Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images.
Right: Madam C.J. Walker, 2008, by Sonya Clark. Combs, 122 x 87 in., Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Purchased through the generosity of Marilyn D. Johnson and other donors, 2016. Photo by Sonya Clark