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Nightclub Singer

Artist:
Louise E. Jefferson (American, 1908–2002)
Date:
ca. 1938
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet (sight): 9 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (23.5 x 31.1 cm) Image: 8 1/4 x 11 1/8 in. (21 x 28.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Reba and Dave Williams, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.529.68
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (in pencil, lower right): Louise E. Jefferson.
Hamilton, N. Y. Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University. "Life Impressions: 20th-Century African American Prints from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 10–November 4, 2001.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "African-American Artists, 1929–1945: Prints, Drawings, and Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," January 15–May 4, 2003, extended to July 6, 2003, no. 38.

Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto. "The Jazz Century: Art, Cinema, Music, and Photography from Picasso to Basquiat," November 15, 2008–February 15, 2009, unnumbered cat. (p. 136).

Paris. Musée du Quai Branly. "The Jazz Century: Art, Cinema, Music, and Photography from Picasso to Basquiat," March 17–June 28, 2009, unnumbered cat.

Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona. "The Jazz Century: Art, Cinema, Music, and Photography from Picasso to Basquiat," July 21–October 18, 2009, unnumbered cat.

Kimn Carlton-Smith. "A New Deal for Women: Women Artists and the Federal Art Project, 1935–1939." PhD diss., Rutgers University, 1990, p. 292, fig. 1, calls it "The Soloist".



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