Band at the Savoy Ballroom, from the Photo League Feature Group project Harlem Document

Aaron Siskind, American, 1903 - 1991


negative 1931; print 1981

Gelatin silver print

Image: 12 5/16 × 8 15/16 in. (31.3 × 22.7 cm)

Sheet: 13 7/8 × 10 7/8 in. (35.2 × 27.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Elizabeth and David C. Lowenstein '67 Fund



Michaela Murphy, George Eastman House, Rochester, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

SART 30, SART 75, Photography II, III, Virginia Beahan, Spring 2013

AAAS 91.1, ENGL 53.18, The Harlem Renaissance, J. Martin Favor, Winter 2015

Theater 10.55, African and African American Studies 32.15, Curating Black Theater, Monica Ndounou, Spring 2024


The artist; given to Malcolm Grear (1931-2016), Providence, Rhode Island; BigTown Gallery, Rochester, Vermont; sold to present collection, 2012.

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