Jacob Lawrence, from the portfolio O, Write My Name’: American Portraits, Harlem Heroes

Media - 1983.63.155 - SAAM-1983.63.155_2 - 122857
Copied Carl Van Vechten, Jacob Lawrence, from the portfolio 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes, 1941, printed 1983, photogravure, image: 8 34 × 5 78 in. (22.2 × 14.9 cm), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1983.63.155, Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)

Artwork Details

Title
Jacob Lawrence, from the portfolio O, Write My Name’: American Portraits, Harlem Heroes
Date
1941, printed 1983
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
image: 8 34 × 5 78 in. (22.2 × 14.9 cm)
Copyright
Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)
Credit Line
Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Mediums Description
photogravure
Keywords
  • Portrait
  • African American
  • Occupation — art — artist
  • Portrait male — Lawrence, Jacob
Object Number
1983.63.155