Photograph of Countee Cullen, 1941?.


Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Photograph of Countee Cullen, 1941?.

Photograph of Countee Cullen, 1941?.

Photograph signed "For Saul [Mauriber]," Cordially, Countee Cullen." Blind stamp of Van Vechten's studio on verso.

1 photo. : silver gelatin ; 14 x 9 cm.

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