Photo, Print, Drawing [Portrait of Bill Robinson]
About this Item
- [Portrait of Bill Robinson]
- Photograph shows Bill Robinson a male, African American tap dancer, actor and, singer.
- Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964, photographer
Created / Published
- 1933 Jan. 25.
- - Robinson, Bill,--1878-1949
- - African Americans--1930-1940
- - Men--1930-1940
- - Tap dancers--1930-1940
- - Singers--1930-1940
- - Actors--1930-1940
- Portrait photographs.
- Portrait photographs
- - Title derived from information on verso of photographic print.
- - Van Vechten number: XXV B 17.
- - 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).
- - Exhibited in: Jazz Century, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea ..., Italy, 2008-2009.
- 1 photographic print : gelatin silver.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 12735, no. 994 [P&P]
- Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Portrait photographs of celebrities
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- ppmsca 18631 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.18631
- van 5a52593 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/van.5a52593
- cph 3b38339 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b38339
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-18631 (digital file from original item) LC-USZ62-92012 (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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- Rights Advisory: For publication information see "Carl Van Vechten Photographs (Lots 12735 and 12736)" https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/079_vanv.html
- Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-18631 (digital file from original item) LC-USZ62-92012 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: LOT 12735, no. 994 [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Van Vechten, Carl, photographer. Portrait of Bill Robinson. , 1933. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004663522/.
APA citation style:
Van Vechten, C., photographer. (1933) Portrait of Bill Robinson. , 1933. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004663522/.
MLA citation style:
Van Vechten, Carl, photographer. Portrait of Bill Robinson. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004663522/>.