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Title
Augusta Savage with her sculpture "Realization"
Names
Savage, Augusta, 1892-1962 (Artist)
Herman (Photographer)
Collection

Art and Artists

Artists

Augusta Savage

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1936-06-10
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Art and Artists
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Art and Artists, Box 6
Topics
Artists -- United States
African American artists
African American art
Artists, Black
Federal Art Project
United States. Works Progress Administration
Sculpture
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15591219
Copy negative number: SC-CN-86-0036
Negative number: 1060C
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a4d7ce0-10a8-0134-e2be-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1892: Creator Born
  • 1936: Created
  • 1962: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Augusta Savage with her sculpture "Realization"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1936. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/af92a120-1155-0134-7ad2-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Augusta Savage with her sculpture "Realization"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/af92a120-1155-0134-7ad2-00505686a51c

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1936). Augusta Savage with her sculpture "Realization" Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/af92a120-1155-0134-7ad2-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Augusta Savage with her sculpture "Realization"