Lena Horne, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"

  • Carl Van Vechten, Lena Horne, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After", 1941, printed 1983, photogravure, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1983.63.133, Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)

Title
Lena Horne, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"
Artist
Printers
Date
1941, printed 1983
Location
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 – music – voice
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Portrait female – Horne, Lena
Object Number
1983.63.133
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

More from artist

More Artworks from the Collection