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[African-American Photographer, born in 1919]
Roy DeCarava Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of ChicagoArt Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Sun and Shade
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago
Note the link at the bottom of the page to all works in their collection by Roy DeCarava
New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe
Roy DeCarava at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Masters of PhotographyArticles and Reference Sites:
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Answers.com reference works
See the "Photography Encyclopedia" entry, which is actually from The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Roy DeCarava
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Resource Library Magazine
The Washington Post
"From Harlem to San Juan In Black and White," article by John Poole