Reception in the Office of C. J. Walker Company

Artist:
James Van Der Zee (American, Lenox, Massachusetts 1886–1983 New York)
Date:
1929
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
19.1 x 24.4 cm (7 1/2 x 9 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of James Van DerZee Institute, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.539.10
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in the negative, recto BR, vertically: "N. Y. C. // VANDER ZEE [underlined] // 1929"
The James VanDerZee Institute

Oklahoma City Museum of Art. "Harlem Renaissance," February 5, 2009–April 19, 2009.

Schoener, Allon, ed. Harlem on My Mind: Cultural Capital of Black America, 1900–1968. New York: Random House, 1969. p. 103.

McGhee, Reginald. The World of James Van DerZee: A Visual Record of Black Americans. New York: Grove Press, 1973. p. 143.

Amick, Alison B., ed. Harlem Renaissance. Oklahoma City: Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 2008. no. 95, p. 123.