Lingerie, New York, 1950, 1950, printed 1990

  • Roy DeCarava, American, 1919 - 2009

Photogravure print on white wove paper

  • Image: 7 3/8 × 11 1/8 inches (18.7 × 28.3 cm) Plate: 7 5/8 × 11 3/8 inches (19.4 × 28.9 cm) Sheet: 18 × 22 inches (45.7 × 55.9 cm)

Museum Purchase, Ernest & Rosemarie Kanzler Foundation Fund

2015.31.2

On View

  • Photography W110

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Children (people by age group)
  • Architecture
  • Photogravure
  • Wove paper
  • Steps
  • Store
  • Man
  • Sign
  • Photogravure
  • Streetscape
  • New york
  • New york
  • African american

Signed and dated, in pencil, lower right; ROY DECARAVA 1950

Inscribed, in pencil, lower center: 20/50

2015-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Roy DeCarava, Lingerie, New York, 1950, 1950, printed 1990, photogravure print on white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Ernest & Rosemarie Kanzler Foundation Fund, 2015.31.2.