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signed by artist, lower left, printed in image [scratched in negative]: VANDERZEE / N.Y.C. / 1926

Provenance

Thurlow Evans Tibbs Jr. [1952-1997], Washington, DC; gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1997; acquired by NGA, 2015.

Exhibition History
1997
Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, April 11–June 22, 1998; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, July 26–October 19, 1998; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, November 22, 1998–February 14, 1999
2016
Intersections: Photographs and Videos from the National Gallery of Art and the Corcoran Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2016 - 2017, unnumbered catalogue.
Bibliography
1997
Bailey, David and Richard Powell, et al. Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance. Exh. cat. Hayward Gallery, London; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Institute of International Visual Arts, London, 1997: 181, no. 124.
2008
Malet, Rosa Maria et al. Modernitat Americana: Obres de la Corcoran Gallery of Art. Exh. cat. Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, 2008: 92-93, 172.