Portrait photograph of Alvin Ailey. Alvin Ailey, Carl Van Vechten.

Portrait photograph of Alvin Ailey.

New York: March 22, 1955.

Gelatin silver print. Full length view of the dancer in costume. 1 vols. 24.5 x 20 cm. (9-1/4 x 7-7/8 inches). Atelier stamped on verso and docketed in ink with the name of the subject, the date of the session, and the Van Vechten reference to the negative ( "XIII MM 8"). Slightly faded, but a rare and early image, with Van Vechten's blind stamp at lower right. Item #232491

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