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, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1937, Aaron Siskind Foundation, Gift of Tennyson and Fern Schad, courtesy of Light Gallery, 1990.73.8

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
Artists
Date
1937, printed later
On View
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

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