James Van Der Zee Works Online
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Original works by James Van Der Zee available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of ChicagoArt Market:
James Van Der Zee at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
3 works online
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Alpha Phi Alpha Basketball Team, 1926
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
3 photographs online
James Van Der Zee in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago
James Van Der Zee at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
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Presence AfricaineArticles and Reference Sites:
The Harlem Renaissance (in German)
Answers.com reference works
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on James Van Der Zee
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.