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Created by:
Hale Woodruff, American, 1900 - 1980  Search this
Subject of:
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (object): 12 x 9 1/16 in. (30.5 x 23 cm)
H x W (mat): 19 x 12 1/2 in. (48.3 x 31.8 cm)
Type:
woodcuts
Place depicted:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1930-1950
Description:
A woodcut print of Graves Hall at Moorehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. The print depicts townhouse style buildings. Two stairways are leading into doorways at the bottom center of the print. The building on the right has a balcony at the top. Three trees are in the on the left side of the print. The sky is cloudy. The print is inscribed and numbered on the front at bottom with "Graves Hall" and "15/50." The print is also signed on the front at bottom right with "Hale Woodruff."
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joele and Fred Michaud
Object number:
2013.239.20.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hale Woodruff Est./Licensed by Visual Artists & Galleries Association, Inc (VAGA), New York, NY. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d223a23e-20cd-49d0-92d5-2fb0ff74106d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.239.20.5