Fredi Washington, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"

  • Carl Van Vechten, Fredi Washington, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After", 1933, printed 1983, photogravure, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015), Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1983.63.146

Title
Fredi Washington, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"
Artist
Printer
Date
1933, printed 1983
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image: 8 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (22.5 × 14.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts

Mediums Description
photogravure
Classifications
Keywords
  • Performing arts – theater – actor
  • Portrait female – Washington, Fredi
  • Ethnic – African-American
Object Number
1983.63.146
Palette
Linked Open Data
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