Claude Clark went to West Indies in 1950. Clark spent a summer there painting pictures. He did Caribbean paintings during two different years after the 1950 trip, 1952 and 1061. Clark used black and white photographs taken in 1950 to create his paintings during 1952 and 1961. The oil painting for this print was done in 1961. The print has over 16 colors and was done in silkscreen format.