Bust Portrait of Isamu Noguchi. Isamu Noguchi, Carl Van Vechten.

Bust Portrait of Isamu Noguchi.

New York: 1935.

Gelatin silver print. 1 vols. 12.5. x 9.25 inches. Fine, atelier stamped on verso: "Photograph by Carl Van Vechten | 146 Central Park West | Cannot be reproduced without permission", and docketed by Van Vechten in ink, giving the subject of the photograph, the date ("January 30 1935"), and the number of the negative. Item #211590

Fine, early portrait of the 31-year old sculptor, quite early in his career. In 1935, Noguchi exhibited several political works, including the famous "Death (Lynched Figure") -- a subject which would have meant a great deal to Van Vechten.

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