Photo, Print, Drawing [Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston]
About this Item
- [Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston]
- Photograph shows Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960), an African American, female author, anthropologist, playwright, and filmmaker, who was active in the Harlem Renaissance, in front of patterned backdrop.
- Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964, photographer
Created / Published
- 1938 Apr. 3.
- - Hurston, Zora Neale
- - African Americans--Women--1930-1940
- - Authors--1930-1940
- - Anthropologists--1930-1940
- - Dramatists--1930-1940
- - Filmmakers--1930-1940
- - Harlem Renaissance--1930-1940
- Gelatin silver prints--1930-1940.
- Portrait photographs--1930-1940.
- Portrait photographs--1930-1940
- Gelatin silver prints--1930-1940
- - Title derived from information on verso of photographic print.
- - Van Vechten number: IV H 8.
- - Also available on microfilm.
- - Gift; Carl Van Vechten Estate; 1966.
- - Forms part of: Portrait photographs of celebrities, a LOT which in turn forms part of the Carl Van Vechten photograph collection (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: "Famous People" chapter of the ebook Great Photographs from the Library of Congress, 2013.
- 1 photographic print : gelatin silver.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 12735, no. 543 [P&P]
- Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Portrait photographs of celebrities
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- van 5a52142 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/van.5a52142
- cph 3b26896 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b26896
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-van-5a52142 (digital file from original print) LC-USZ62-79898 (b&w film copy neg.)
- For publication information see "Carl Van Vechten Photographs (Lots 12735 and 12736)" https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/079_vanv.html
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- Today in History - August 2
- Free to Use and Reuse: Women's History Month | Free to Use and Reuse Sets
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- Rights Advisory: For publication information see "Carl Van Vechten Photographs (Lots 12735 and 12736)" https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/079_vanv.html
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- Call Number: LOT 12735, no. 543 [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Van Vechten, Carl, photographer. Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston. , 1938. Apr. 3. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004663047/.
APA citation style:
Van Vechten, C., photographer. (1938) Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston. , 1938. Apr. 3. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004663047/.
MLA citation style:
Van Vechten, Carl, photographer. Portrait of Zora Neale Hurston. Apr. 3. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004663047/>.