Monthly Archives: May 2011

Berenice Abbott’s 1930 Photographs of A’Lelia Walker

A’Lelia Walker–charismatic, statuesque and stylish–posed for many of the most noted Harlem Renaissance photographers and sculptors, including Richmond Barthe, Augusta Savage, James Van Der Zee, James Latimer Allen and R. E. Mercer. She also sat for Greenwich Village resident, Berenice Abbott (1898-1991), … Continue reading

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