Research Catalog

Carl Van Vechten theatre photographs

Title
Carl Van Vechten theatre photographs, 1932-1943.
Author
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Items in the Library & Off-site

Filter by

9 Items

StatusContainerFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Box 9Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 9Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 8Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 8Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 7Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 7Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 6Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 6Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 5Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 5Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 4Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 4Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 3Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 2Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 1Still imageSupervised use *T-Vim 1943-003 Box 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

Details

Description
9 boxes (approximately 300 photographs) : b&w; 51 x40 cm or smaller
Summary
Over 300 black and white mounted photographic prints taken by Carl Van Vechten (1880-1964), mostly at his studio and principally of noted theatre artists, but also of renowned performers and figures in the visual and performing arts, and literary world.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Source (note)
  • Carl Van Vechten;
Call Number
*T-Vim 1943-003
OCLC
  • 944442467
  • 944442467
Author
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964, photographer.
Title
Carl Van Vechten theatre photographs, 1932-1943.
Biography
Carl Van Vechten (1880-1964) was an author, critic and photographer who photographed many of the leading theatre and performing arts figures of his time. He also photographed many African-American artists and performers.
Local Note
Materials were previously cataloged as MWEZ+++ n.c. 7514-7521.
Source
Gift; Carl Van Vechten; 1943.
Connect to:
Request Access to Theatre Division Special Collections material
NYPL Digital Collections
Finding Aid
Research Call Number
*T-Vim 1943-003
View in Legacy Catalog