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Paul Robeson

Artist
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964
Sitter
Paul Robeson, 9 Apr 1898 - 23 Jan 1976
Date
1933 (printed 1983)
Type
Photograph
Medium
Photogravure
Dimensions
Image/Sheet: 22.2 x 14.9cm (8 3/4 x 5 7/8")
Mat: 61 x 40.6cm (24 x 16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
1939 negative © Carl Van Vechten Trust 1983 photogravure ©Eakins Press Foundation
Object number
NPG.83.188.39
Culture
Paul Robeson: American\African American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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