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Aaron Douglas and his mural at Carl Van Vechten's apartment at 150 West 55th Street, New York

From: Photographs of Blacks

Aaron Douglas and his mural at Carl Van Vechten's apartment at 150 West 55th Street, New York

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1933 Apr 10
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Description:
In ink verso: Aaron Douglas against his mural in one of the bathrooms at Carl Van Vechten's apartment at 150 West 55th St. NY. Stamped verso: Photograph by Carl Van Vechten / 146 Central Park West / Cannot be reproduced without permission.
Abstract:
Aaron Douglas (1898 - 1979) was an artist and mural painter who founded the Art Department at Fisk University where he taught for 29 years. Here he is standing against his mural painted in one of the bathrooms of Carl Van Vechten's apartment.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
approx. 24.5 x 18 cm.
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XVC : 4
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: 2022428
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