Paul Robeson

 
Paul Robeson
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  • Title :     Paul Robeson
  • Artist:     Mabel Dwight Artist
  • Accession:     84.4.66
  • Country:     United States New York New York
  • Date:     1930
  • Dimensions:     Inches 22-3/4 15-3/4 Dimensions, sheet Inches 14-7/8 13-1/8 Dimensions, image, Centimeters 57.8 40.0 Dimensions, sheet Centimeters 37.8 33.3 Dimensions, image
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Subject:     African American , Portraits , Figurative , Theater , Movies , Film , Women Artists
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.4.66.JPG
  • Tags:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Ink on handmade Rives paper paper color lithograph of a portrait of Paul Robeson (American, 1898-1976), possibly during his stage performance of "Emperor Jones"; image depicts a close up view of Robeson's head tilted slightly with eyes glancing off to the side set against a park with foliage and trees in background; no edition number indicated.