Exhibitions/ Art Object

Billie Holiday

Artist:
Roy DeCarava (American, 1919–2009)
Date:
1952
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 32.7 x 24.4 cm (12 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, in memory of Mortimer D. Sackler, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.325
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's signature in ink on print, recto BRC: "DECARAVA"; artist's stamp in red ink on print, verso C: " ROY DeCARAVA // 81 Halsey Street // Bklyn., N.Y. 11216 // Nevins 8 - 0347 // This photograph is intended for // private use only and may not be // reproduced without my written // consent. Roy DeCarava"; inscribed in pencil in dealer's hand, verso BC: "PF 68509"
The artist; Anthony Barboza; [Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York]

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