Untitled [Dancing Girls] photographed in 1928 by James VanDerZee.   James VanDerZee (born June 29, 1886, Lenox, Mass., U.S.; died May 15, 1983, Washington, D.C.) was an American photographer whose portraits chronicled the Harlem Renaissance.
 Vintage gelatin silver print; Image: 5½ x 9 15/16 in. (14 x 25.2 cm); Sheet: 8 11/16 x 10 in. (22.1 x 25.4 cm). Spencer Museum of Art, the University of Kansas. Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund, 2007.0036. Copyright Donna Mussenden VanDerZee.

Untitled [Dancing Girls] photographed in 1928 by James VanDerZee.   James VanDerZee (born June 29, 1886, Lenox, Mass., U.S.; died May 15, 1983, Washington, D.C.) was an American photographer whose portraits chronicled the Harlem Renaissance.

 Vintage gelatin silver print; Image: 5½ x 9 15/16 in. (14 x 25.2 cm); Sheet: 8 11/16 x 10 in. (22.1 x 25.4 cm). Spencer Museum of Art, the University of Kansas. Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund, 2007.0036. Copyright Donna Mussenden VanDerZee.

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