Zora Neale Hurston, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Zora Neale Hurston, from the unrealized portfolio "Noble Black Women: The Harlem Renaissance and After"

Artist
Carl Van Vechten, born Cedar Rapids, IA 1880-died New York City 1964
Printer
Richard Benson, born Newport, RI 1943-died Providence, RI 2017
Sitter
Zora Neal Hurston
Credit Line
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright
Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)
1935, printed 1983
Object number
1983.63.136
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Type
Photography-Photoprint
Medium
photogravure
Dimensions
image: 8 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (22.5 × 14.9 cm)
Department
Graphic Arts
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Topic
Ethnic\African-American
Occupation\writer\novelist
Portrait female
Record ID
saam_1983.63.136
GUID (Link to Original Record)
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk779d5eeb4-dac4-4a49-a59f-dd114989cfcb