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Cocoanut Grove Caricature Dress

Artist:
Ralph Barton, 14 Aug 1891 - 19 May 1931  Search this
Printer:
StenliSilks Corporation  Search this
Sitter:
Norma Shearer, Aug 1902 - 12 Jun 1983  Search this
John Barrymore, 15 Feb 1882 - 29 May 1942  Search this
Eleanor Boardman, 19 Aug 1898 - 12 Dec 1991  Search this
Douglas Fairbanks, Sr., 23 May 1883 - 12 Dec 1939  Search this
Mary Pickford, 8 Apr 1892 - 29 May 1979  Search this
Marion Davies, 3 Jan 1897 - 22 Sep 1961  Search this
Patsy Ruth Miller, 22 Jun 1905 - 16 Jul 1995  Search this
William Haines, 1900 - 26 Nov 1973  Search this
Betty Bronson, 17 Nov 1907 - 19 Oct 1971  Search this
Renee Adoree, 30 Sep 1898 - 5 Oct 1933  Search this
Fannie Ward, 1872 - 27 Jan 1952  Search this
Peggy Jean Montgomery, 29 Oct 1918 - 24 Feb 2020  Search this
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., 09 Dec 1909 - 07 May 2000  Search this
Dolores Costello, 17 Sep 1905 - 1 Mar 1979  Search this
Lowell J. Sherman, 1885 - 1934  Search this
Clara Gordon Bow, 29 Jul 1905 - 26 Sep 1965  Search this
Joan Crawford, 23 Mar 1904 - 13 May 1977  Search this
Mary Astor, 3 May 1906 - 25 Sep 1987  Search this
Anna Q. Nilsson, 30 May 1890 - 1974  Search this
Sally O'Neil, 23 Oct 1908 - 1968  Search this
Jackie Coogan, 26 Oct 1914 - 1 Mar 1984  Search this
Lois Moran, 1 Mar 1908 - 13 Jul 1990  Search this
Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, 16 Apr 1889 - 25 Dec 1977  Search this
Richard Dix, 8 Aug 1894 - 20 Sep 1949  Search this
Edmund Goulding, 20 Mar 1891 - 24 Dec 1959  Search this
Ramon Novarro, 6 Feb 1899 - 31 Oct 1968  Search this
Mauritz Stiller, 17 Jul 1883 - Nov 1928  Search this
Vilma Banky, 9 Jan 1898 - 18 Mar 1991  Search this
Emil Jannings, 23 Jul 1884 - 2 Jan 1950  Search this
Lya de Putti, 1901 - 27 Nov 1931  Search this
Lil Dagover, 30 Sep 1897 - 23 Jan 1980  Search this
James Robert Quirk, c. 1883 - 1 Aug 1932  Search this
Ernst Lubitsch, 29 Jan 1892 - 30 Nov 1947  Search this
Lothar Mendes, 19 May 1894 - 25 Feb 1974  Search this
George Jean Nathan, 14 Feb 1882 - 8 Apr 1958  Search this
F. W. Murnau, 1888 - 1931  Search this
Joseph Schildkraut, 1895 - 1964  Search this
Pola Negri, 3 Jan 1897 - 1 Aug 1987  Search this
Erich Von Stroheim, 22 Sep 1885 - 12 May 1957  Search this
Max Reinhardt, 9 Sep 1873 - 31 Oct 1943  Search this
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Paul Morand, 1888 - 1976  Search this
Anita Loos, 26 Apr 1888 - 18 Aug 1981  Search this
Konrad Bercovici, 1882 - 1961  Search this
Aileen Pringle, 1895 - 1989  Search this
Henry Louis Mencken, 12 Sep 1880 - 29 Jan 1956  Search this
F. Scott Fitzgerald, 24 Sep 1896 - 21 Dec 1940  Search this
Jim Tully, 1891 - 1947  Search this
Theodore Dreiser, 27 Aug 1871 - 28 Dec 1945  Search this
Joseph Hergesheimer, 15 Feb 1880 - 25 Apr 1954  Search this
Elinor Glyn, 1864 - 1943  Search this
Gloria May Josephine Swanson, 27 Mar 1899 - 4 Apr 1983  Search this
Irving Thalberg, 1899 - 1936  Search this
Greta Garbo, 18 Sep 1905 - 15 Apr 1990  Search this
John Gilbert, 10 Jul 1897 - 9 Jan 1936  Search this
Pauline Stark, 1900 - 1977  Search this
King Vidor, 1894 - 1982  Search this
Louis Burt Mayer, 1885 - 29 Oct 1957  Search this
Cecil Blount DeMille, 12 Aug 1881 - 21 Jan 1959  Search this
Marcus Loew, 7 May 1870 - 5 Sep 1927  Search this
Samuel Goldwyn, 27 Aug 1882 - 31 Jan 1974  Search this
Carl Laemmle, 1867 - 1939  Search this
Jesse Louis Lasky, 1880 - 1958  Search this
Adolph Zukor, 7 Jan 1873 - 10 Jun 1976  Search this
Morris Gest, 1881 - 1942  Search this
Victor McLaglen, 1886 - 1959  Search this
Edward "Hoot" Gibson, 1892 - 1962  Search this
Timothy John Fitzgerald McCoy, 1891 - 1978  Search this
Wallace Fitzgerald Beery, 1 Apr 1885 - 15 Apr 1949  Search this
Matt Moore, 8 Jan 1888 - 21 Jan 1960  Search this
Mae Murray, 10 May 1889 - 23 Mar 1965  Search this
Lewis J. Cody, 1887 - 1934  Search this
William Fox, 1879 - 1952  Search this
Colleen Moore, 19 Aug 1900 - 25 Jan 1988  Search this
David Lewelyn Wark Griffith, 22 Jan 1875 - 23 Jul 1948  Search this
May Allison, 1895 - 1989  Search this
Tom Moore, c.1884 - 1955  Search this
Owen Moore, 1886 - 1939  Search this
Noah Beery, Sr., 1884 - 1946  Search this
Tom Mix, 6 Jan 1880 - 12 Oct 1940  Search this
Lon Chaney, 1 Apr 1883 - 26 Aug 1930  Search this
Jack Dempsey, 24 Jun 1895 - 31 May 1983  Search this
Alla Nazimova, 4 Jun 1878 - 13 Jul 1945  Search this
Richard Barthelmess, 1895 - 1963  Search this
Estelle Taylor, 1899 - 1958  Search this
Blanche Sweet, 1896 - 1986  Search this
Marshal "Mickey" Neilan, 1891 - 1958  Search this
Louise Brooks, 1868 - 1929  Search this
Buster Keaton, 4 Oct 1895 - 1 Feb 1966  Search this
Bebe Daniels, 1901 - 1961  Search this
Will Rogers, 4 Nov 1879 - 15 Aug 1935  Search this
Lillian Gish, 14 Oct 1893 - 27 Feb 1993  Search this
Will H. Hays, 5 Nov 1879 - 7 Mar 1954  Search this
Dorothy Gish, 1898 - 1968  Search this
Constance Talmadge, c. 1899 - 1973  Search this
Bessie Love, 10 Sep 1898 - 26 Apr 1986  Search this
Lionel Barrymore, 28 Apr 1878 - 15 Nov 1954  Search this
Norma Talmadge, 1897 - 1957  Search this
Frances Marion Owens, 1890 - 1973  Search this
Florence Vidor, 1895 - 1977  Search this
George Fitzmaurice, 1895 - 1940  Search this
Eddie Cantor, Sept 1892 - 10 Oct 1964  Search this
Mack Sennett, 1880 - 1960  Search this
Adolphe Menjou, 18 Feb 1890 - 29 Oct 1963  Search this
Thomas Meighan, 1879 - 1936  Search this
Syd Chaplin, 1885 - 1965  Search this
Harry Langdon, 1884 - 1944  Search this
Justine Johnston  Search this
Beatrice Lillie, 29 May 1894 - 20 Jan 1989  Search this
Sid Grauman, 1879 - 1950  Search this
Ronald Charles Colman, 09 Feb 1891 - 19 May 1958  Search this
Mary Philbin, 1903 - 1993  Search this
William Randolph Hearst, 29 Apr 1863 - 14 Aug 1951  Search this
Walter Wanger, 1894 - 1968  Search this
Thomas Moreno, 1887 - 1967  Search this
Betty Compson, 1897 - 1974  Search this
Carmel Myers, 1900 - 1980  Search this
Conrad Nagel, 1897 - 1970  Search this
Corinne Griffith, 1896 - 1979  Search this
William Claude Fields, 29 Jan 1880 - 25 Dec 1946  Search this
H. B. Warner, 1876 - 1958  Search this
Louella Parsons, 1893 - 1972  Search this
Harold Clayton Lloyd, 20 Apr 1894 - 8 Mar 1971  Search this
Mabel Normand, 1894 - 1930  Search this
James Cruze, 1884 - 1942  Search this
Joseph M. Schenck, 1878 - 1961  Search this
Medium:
Printed silk
Dimensions:
Dress (on pillow in box): 98 x 70 x 3.5 cm. (38 9/16 x 27 9/16 x 1 3/8")
Belt: 90.5 x 7.5 cm. (35 5/8 x 3")
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
c. 1927
Topic:
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Cecil Blount DeMille: Male  Search this
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Carl Laemmle: Visual Arts\Founder  Search this
Carl Laemmle: Performing Arts\Producer  Search this
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Edward "Hoot" Gibson: Male  Search this
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Timothy John Fitzgerald McCoy: Male  Search this
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Matt Moore: Male  Search this
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Mae Murray: Female  Search this
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May Allison: Female  Search this
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Tom Moore: Male  Search this
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Noah Beery, Sr.: Male  Search this
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Tom Mix: Male  Search this
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Estelle Taylor: Female  Search this
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Blanche Sweet: Female  Search this
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Marshal "Mickey" Neilan: Male  Search this
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Louise Brooks: Female  Search this
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Bebe Daniels: Female  Search this
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Norma Talmadge: Female  Search this
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Frances Marion Owens: Female  Search this
Frances Marion Owens: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Florence Vidor: Female  Search this
Florence Vidor: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
George Fitzmaurice: Male  Search this
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Syd Chaplin: Male  Search this
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Harry Langdon: Male  Search this
Harry Langdon: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Justine Johnston: Female  Search this
Justine Johnston: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Justine Johnston: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Sid Grauman: Male  Search this
Sid Grauman: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Entertainment\Theater  Search this
Mary Philbin: Female  Search this
Mary Philbin: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Walter Wanger: Male  Search this
Walter Wanger: Performing Arts\Producer  Search this
Thomas Moreno: Male  Search this
Thomas Moreno: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Betty Compson: Female  Search this
Betty Compson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Betty Compson: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures  Search this
Conrad Nagel: Male  Search this
Conrad Nagel: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Corinne Griffith: Female  Search this
Corinne Griffith: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
H. B. Warner: Male  Search this
H. B. Warner: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Louella Parsons: Female  Search this
Louella Parsons: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Mabel Normand: Female  Search this
Mabel Normand: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
James Cruze: Male  Search this
James Cruze: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
Joseph M. Schenck: Male  Search this
Joseph M. Schenck: Performing Arts\Producer  Search this
Joseph M. Schenck: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive  Search this
Ronald Charles Colman: Male  Search this
Ronald Charles Colman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Ronald Charles Colman: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Richard Merkin
Object number:
NPG.96.126
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cabaret Interior with Carl Van Vechten

Artist:
Charles Henry Demuth, 8 Nov 1883 - 23 Oct 1935  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 19.7 x 27.3cm (7 3/4 x 10 3/4")
Mat: 34.6 x 42.2cm (13 5/8 x 16 5/8")
Frame: 40 x 47.6cm (15 3/4 x 18 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1918
Topic:
Carl Van Vechten: Male  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Music critic  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Theater critic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Barbara Millhouse
Object number:
EXH.HS.173
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Carl Van Vechten

Artist:
Don Bachardy, born 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and inkwash on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 73.5 x 58.6 cm (28 15/16 x 23 1/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1964
Topic:
Carl Van Vechten: Male  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Music critic  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Theater critic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Margaret and Bruce Kellner
Object number:
NPG.2010.81
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Don Bachardy
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Carl Van Vechten

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
116.8 x 96.5cm (46 x 38")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Vehicle\Boat\Sailboat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Male  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Music critic  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Theater critic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
Object number:
1980.323
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Gertrude Stein

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25.4 x 20.3cm (10 x 8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
November 4, 1934
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Object number:
EXH.GS.09
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Gertrude Stein with American Flag

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print on board
Dimensions:
Mount: 43.2 x 35.2cm (17 x 13 7/8")
Sheet: 23.5 x 16.8cm (9 1/4 x 6 5/8")
Mat: 50.8 x 40.6cm (20 x 16")
Frame (CJM): 52.4 x 42.2cm (20 5/8 x 16 5/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
January 3, 1935
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boatwright Memorial Library, University of Richmond
Object number:
EXH.GS.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Gertrude Stein with Dove Wallpaper

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 22.9 x 17.5cm (9 x 6 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
January 4, 1935
Topic:
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Object number:
EXH.GS.48
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Gertrude Stein, Carl Van Vechten and Alice B. Toklas

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Alice Babette Toklas, 30 Apr 1877 - 7 Mar 1967  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17.8 x 23.5cm (7 x 9 1/4")
Frame: 38.7 x 46.7cm (15 1/4 x 18 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1935
Topic:
Carl Van Vechten: Male  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Music critic  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Theater critic  Search this
Alice Babette Toklas: Female  Search this
Alice Babette Toklas: Literature\Writer  Search this
Alice Babette Toklas: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Object number:
EXH.GS.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Gertrude Stein, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23.8 x 18.4cm (9 3/8 x 7 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
February 4, 1935
Topic:
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Object number:
EXH.GS.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Gertrude Stein

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Stein, 3 Feb 1874 - 27 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 35.6 x 27.9cm (14 x 11")
Frame: 56.5 x 47.6cm (22 1/4 x 18 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
November 4, 1934
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Female  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gertrude Stein: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Object number:
EXH.GS.96
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Alvin Ailey

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Alvin Ailey, Jr., 5 Jan 1931 - 1 Dec 1989  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.7 x 20.1 cm (9 3/4 x 7 15/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1955
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Alvin Ailey, Jr.: Male  Search this
Alvin Ailey, Jr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Alvin Ailey, Jr.: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Alvin Ailey, Jr.: Performing Arts\Director\Dance  Search this
Alvin Ailey, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2006.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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Lucia Chase

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Lucia Chase, 24 Mar 1897 - 9 Jan 1986  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 13.8 x 8.7 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1941
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Plumed  Search this
Postcard  Search this
Lucia Chase: Female  Search this
Lucia Chase: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Lucia Chase: Performing Arts\Director\Dance  Search this
Lucia Chase: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.95.202
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Carl Van Vechten
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Langston Hughes

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Langston Hughes, 1 Feb 1902 - 22 May 1967  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 14.3 × 21.4 cm (5 5/8 × 8 7/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
March 1932
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Langston Hughes: Male  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Translator  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Prentiss Taylor
Object number:
NPG.84.143
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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James Baldwin

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
James Arthur Baldwin, 2 Aug 1924 - 1 Dec 1987  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.9 x 17.6 cm (9 13/16 x 6 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1955
Topic:
James Arthur Baldwin: Male  Search this
James Arthur Baldwin: Literature\Writer  Search this
James Arthur Baldwin: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
James Arthur Baldwin: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Arthur Baldwin: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
James Arthur Baldwin: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.66
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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Bessie Smith

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Bessie Smith, 15 Apr 1894 - 26 Sep 1937  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 25.2 x 18.6 cm (9 15/16 x 7 5/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1936
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Fan  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Bessie Smith: Female  Search this
Bessie Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Bessie Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.108
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1936 Carl Van Vechten Trust
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Zora Neale Hurston

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Zora Neale Hurston, 1891 - 28 Jan 1960  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 22.6 × 15 cm (8 7/8 × 5 7/8")
Sheet: 55.8 × 35.6 cm (21 15/16 × 14")
Mat: 61 × 40.7 cm (24 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1935 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Zora Neale Hurston: Female  Search this
Zora Neale Hurston: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Zora Neale Hurston: Humanities and Social Sciences\Folklorist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
1935 negative © Carl Van Vechten Trust
Gravure and compilation ©The Eakins Press Foundation
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Langston Hughes

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Langston Hughes, 1 Feb 1902 - 22 May 1967  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 22.5 × 15.1 cm (8 7/8 × 5 15/16")
Sheet: 55.9 × 35.8 cm (22 × 14 1/8")
Mat (Verified): 61.1 × 40.8 cm (24 1/16 × 16 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1939 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Fedora  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Langston Hughes: Male  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Translator  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
1939 negative © Carl Van Vechten Trust
1983 photogravure ©Eakins Press Foundation
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Bessie Smith

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Bessie Smith, 15 Apr 1894 - 26 Sep 1937  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 35.3 x 27.7 cm (13 7/8 x 10 7/8")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9 cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1936
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Bessie Smith: Female  Search this
Bessie Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Bessie Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2006.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm498224405-d467-466d-a2b2-3ece2be43b3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2006.11

Emma Goldman

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Emma Goldman, 27 Jun 1869 - 14 May 1940  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 25.3 × 20.2 cm (9 15/16 × 7 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1934
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Emma Goldman: Female  Search this
Emma Goldman: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Emma Goldman: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Emma Goldman: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Feminist  Search this
Emma Goldman: Literature\Editor\Journal  Search this
Emma Goldman: Communications\Publicist  Search this
Emma Goldman: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Anarchist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Virginia M. Zabriskie
Object number:
NPG.85.217
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47b47655b-3f46-4f35-a6b1-b0b719b9af7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.217

Eugene O'Neill

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill, 16 Oct 1888 - 27 Nov 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.1 × 20.2 cm (9 1/2 × 7 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
September 5, 1933
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill: Male  Search this
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill: Nobel Prize  Search this
Eugene Gladstone O'Neill: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.76.86
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm416bbb148-ea1d-4b10-b1c5-e2e68c49e71f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.86

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