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The unknown dancer.

The unknown dancer.

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Creator: Barthé, Richmond, 1901-1989, artist
Other Creator: Barthe, Richmond
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Description:
Richmond Barthé (1901-1989), African American sculptor associated with the Harlem Renaissance.
Gift of George Glauner and Allan Schmidt, 1984.
Title from Margaret Rose Vendryes, Barthé: a life in sculpture (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2008).
Abstract:
A full-length standing nude figure of a man with his right arm raised over his head. It is signed on the back of the base: "Barthe." The model for the statue, Mark Lutz (1901-1969), was a journalist, editor, and close associate of the American photographer Carl Van Vechten.
Physical Description:
1 sculpture : bronze ; 53 x 15.5 x 13 cm
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Photo Negative Collection
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10560676
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