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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Maker(s):Van Der Zee, James
Culture:American (1886 - 1983)
Title:The Heiress, Harlem
Date Made:1938 (printed 1974)
Materials:gelatin silver print
Measurements:Mount: 12 1/2 in x 15 in; 31.7 cm x 38.1 cm; Sheet: 7 3/8 in x 9 3/8 in; 18.7 cm x 23.8 cm
Accession Number:  SC 2021.15.1.16
Credit Line:Purchased with the Elizabeth Halsey Dock, class of 1933, Fund, the Rita Rich Fraad, class of 1937, Fund for American Art, and the Josephine A. Stein, class of 1927, Fund in honor of the class of 1927

woman seated in an interior with a white piano, velvet drapes and an iron gate bisecting the room, upholstered furniture, and paintings on the walls

African American; wealth; women; interiors; portraits

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