Cousin, Suzie Porter, New York City, 1914, reprinted 1974

  • James Van Der Zee, American, 1886 - 1983

Gelatin silver print

  • Mount: 15 × 12 1/2 inches (38.1 × 31.8 cm) Image: 7 1/2 × 6 1/8 inches (19.1 × 15.6 cm)

Gift of Bill and Doris Rauhauser

F1988.173.4

Department

African American Art

  • Harlem renaissance
  • Reading
  • Gelatin silver process
  • Photographic gelatin
  • Chairs
  • Paintings
  • Portrait
  • Woman
  • Wallpaper
  • End table
  • Gelatin silver print
  • Doily
  • New york
  • African american

Signed in pencil, on mount, lower right: J. Van Der Zee

Inscribed in pencil, on mount, lower left: IV 5/75

1989-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

De Cock, Liliane, and Reginald McGhee, eds. James Van Der Zee. Dobbs Ferry, NY, 1973, p. 39 (ill.).

James Van Der Zee, Cousin, Suzie Porter, New York City, 1914, reprinted 1974, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Bill and Doris Rauhauser, F1988.173.4.