Graves Hall

Created by
Woodruff, Hale, American, 1900 - 1980
Subject of
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867
Date
1930-1950
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (object): 12 x 9 1/16 in. (30.5 x 23 cm)
H x W (mat): 19 x 12 1/2 in. (48.3 x 31.8 cm)
Description
A woodcut print of Graves Hall at Moorehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. The print depicts townhouse style buildings. Two stairways are leading into doorways at the bottom center of the print. The building on the right has a balcony at the top. Three trees are in the on the left side of the print. The sky is cloudy. The print is inscribed and numbered on the front at bottom with "Graves Hall" and "15/50." The print is also signed on the front at bottom right with "Hale Woodruff."
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Visual Arts
Type
woodcuts
Topic
Art
Education
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joele and Fred Michaud
Object number
2013.239.20.5
Restrictions & Rights
© Hale Woodruff Est./Licensed by Visual Artists & Galleries Association, Inc (VAGA), New York, NY. Permission required for use.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d223a23e-20cd-49d0-92d5-2fb0ff74106d