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Monte Carlo Sporting Club

Black-and-white photograph of formally dressed light-skinned black men and women posed indoors in two rows around a banner that reads “Monte Carlo Sporting Club Org 1934.”

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  • Black-and-white photograph of formally dressed light-skinned black men and women posed indoors in two rows around a banner that reads “Monte Carlo Sporting Club Org 1934.”

Date:

1934

Artist:

James Van Der Zee
American, 1886–1983

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

James VanDerZee

Title

Monte Carlo Sporting Club

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1934

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Printed/on negative recto, lower right, in white: "VANDERZEE NYC / 1934"; inscribed verso, upper RIGHT, in graphite: "TITLE: MONTE CARLO SPORTING CLUB, 1934 / PHOTOGRAPHER: JAMES VAN DER ZEE / REPRODUCTION PROHIBITED WITHOUT PERMISSION IN WRITING / FROM: THE VAN DER ZEE ESTATE / COPYRIGHTED PHOTOGRAPH, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED / D.[?] Van Der Zee"; stamped, verso, center, sideways, in black ink: "G. G. G. PHOTO STUDIO, Inc. / 2065-7th AVE., N.Y.C."; inscribed verso, lower left, in graphite: "PF 9861"

Dimensions

Image: 19.1 × 24.1 cm (7 9/16 × 9 1/2 in.); Paper: 20.4 × 25.4 cm (8 1/16 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Anstiss and Ronald Krueck in memory of her mother, Florence Pierson Hammond

Reference Number

2000.329

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