Free Shipping

Carl Van Vechten

Autographed Ephemera

1129642-1

$195.00 - Product is currently out of stock.

Carl Van Vechten, (June 17, 1880 – December 21, 1964), original, vintage, autographed hand written, hand made greeting card.

Van Vechten, the celebrated American writer and photographer, was the literary executor of Gertrude Stein and a key figure of the Harlem Renaissance movement. He captured iconic images of all the key members in the worlds of Art, Theater, Music, and Literature. Van Vechten viewed his photography as a hobby; he never took commissions, he never sold photographs. He would grant permission to publish them, but had strict requirements to do so. He was a prominent fixture in 20th century photography collections with his work being included in such institutions as The Library of Congress, The Museum of The City of New York and The Smithsonian Institution.

This hand made "Holiday Greetings" card features a print of the 1926 painting "Around The Fish" by Paul KLEE. Van Vechten has signed "Love You Carlo" with the inscription: "Dear Doris, you may expect the Van Vechtens on the 27th! In the meantime they wish you happy holidays / December 10." The folded card measures 4.5 x 6 inches and is in fine condition with only slight spotting and a staple or pin mark to its back panel.

Satisfaction 100% Guaranteed

TAGS: Harlem Renaissance

View All Carl Van Vechten

Suggestions
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Vintage Photograph
$150.00
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Vintage 8x10 Photograph
$75.00
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Chinese Civil War
Vintage Photograph
$95.00
Chinese Civil War
George B. Cornish
George B. Cornish
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
George B. Cornish
"Hen-Tah Wyandot Chief"
George B. Cornish
George B. Cornish
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
George B. Cornish
"On the War Path"
George B. Cornish
George B. Cornish
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
George B. Cornish
"A True Girl of the West"
George B. Cornish
George B. Cornish
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
George B. Cornish
"Old Monarchs of the Plains"
George B. Cornish
George B. Cornish
Vintage Photograph
$125.00
George B. Cornish
"Texas Long Horns"
Chinese History
Chinese History
Vintage Photograph
$159.00
Chinese History
Vintage photograph from the American Heritage Magazine Publishing Archive
Chinese History
Chinese History
Vintage Photograph
$75.00
Chinese History
Vintage photograph from the American Heritage Magazine Publishing Archive
JG Autographs