Backstage, WPA Theater Project, Haiti: The Story of Pierre-Dominique Toussaint l'Ouverture, Lafayette Theater, Harlem, from the Photo League Feature Group project Harlem Document

  • Aaron Siskind, Backstage, WPA Theater Project, Haiti: The Story of Pierre-Dominique Toussaint l'Ouverture, Lafayette Theater, Harlem, from the Photo League Feature Group project Harlem Document, 1937, printed later, gelatin silver print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tennyson and Fern Schad, courtesy of Light Gallery, 1990.73.8, © 1937, Aaron Siskind Foundation

Title
Backstage, WPA Theater Project, Haiti: The Story of Pierre-Dominique Toussaint l'Ouverture, Lafayette Theater, Harlem, from the Photo League Feature Group project Harlem Document
Artist
Date
1937, printed later
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.8 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Tennyson and Fern Schad, courtesy of Light Gallery

Mediums Description
gelatin silver print
Classifications
Keywords
  • Performing arts – theater
  • Cityscape – New York – New York
  • Portrait male – Toussaint l'Ouverture, Pierre Dominique
  • Architecture Interior – civic – theater
  • Cityscape – New York – Harlem
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Architecture Interior – civic – Lafayette Theater
Object Number
1990.73.8
Palette
Linked Open Data
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