Collection Artwork
Carl Van Vechten (Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1880 – 1964, New York, New York)
[Joe Louis]
September 15, 1941
gelatin silver print
image size: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
paper size: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed near Greenwood Lake, New York or New Jersey, United States, North America
2017.41.613
Blindstamped, lower left: PHOTOGRAPH BY / CARL VAN VECHTEN
Inscribed, verso, lower left: Joe Louis

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Ajay Sinha on Carl Van Vechten
Essay
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Pattern by Emma Fritschel ’19
Inspired by the exhibition Twice Drawn
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.