Bill Bojangles” Robinson, from the portfolio O, Write My Name’: American Portraits, Harlem Heroes

  • Carl Van Vechten, Richard Benson, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, from the portfolio 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes, 1941, printed 1983, photogravure, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1983.63.157, Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)

Title
Bill Bojangles” Robinson, from the portfolio O, Write My Name’: American Portraits, Harlem Heroes
Artists
Printer
Date
1941, printed 1983
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
image: 8 34 × 5 78 in. (22.2 × 14.9 cm) 
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts

Mediums Description
photogravure
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Robinson, Bill "Bojangles"
  • Performing arts – dance – tap dance
Object Number
1983.63.157
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