Color

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3 images
Written by
Cullen, Countee, American, 1903 - 1946
Published by
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962
Medium
ink on book paper
Dimensions
H x W: 7 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 3/4 in. (19.4 x 13.7 x 1.9 cm)
Type
books
Date
1925
Description
A hardcover book titled Color, written by Countee Cullen. The cover is off white and black. The image on the front depicts a man wearing a headdress with his arms extended above his head. He appears to be holding fire.
Topic
African American
Art
Identity
Poetry
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.1.277
Restrictions & Rights
© 1925, 1952 Harper & Brothers/Ida Cullen. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition
Cultural Expressions
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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