Feb 25, 2020 - Sale 2531

Sale 2531 - Lot 312

Estimate: $ 1,400 - $ 1,800
A group of 11 photographs of African American performers, diplomats, activists, Civil Rights leaders, and writers.
Portraits and press photographs include Marcus Garvey, Roy Wilkins, Ralph Bunche, Richard Wright, Whitney Young, and others. Silver prints, the images measuring 5x3 to 7 3/4x9 1/2 inches (12.7x7.6 to 19.7x24.1 cm.), some on later mounts, some with printed captions, on recto, and many with news agency labels, barcodes, hand stamps, and/or notations, in pencil, on verso. 1870s-1960s; some printed later