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Altonnell Hines as the Commere in "Four Saints in Three Acts

From: Photographs of Blacks

Altonnell Hines as the Commere in "Four Saints in Three Acts

From: Photographs of Blacks

Call Number:
Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946
Other Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1934 Mar 9
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Description:
In ink verso: Altonnell Hines as the Commere -Four Saints in Three Acts. Stamped verso: Photograph by Carl Van Vechten / Cannot be reproduced without permission. In pencil verso: Hughes Bequest
Abstract:
Altonnel Hines was an African American singer. The opera "Four Saints in Three Acts" was composed by Virgil Thompson with a libretto by Gertrude Stein.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
approx. 25 x 18 cm
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XLIII e : 16
Rights:
Photographs by Carl Van Vechten are used with permission of the Van Vechten Trust; permission of the Trust is required to publish Van Vechten photographs in any format. To learn more, contact the Curator, Yale Collection of American Literature.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2022981
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