Malcolm X, Harlem (Primary Title)
Malcolm X, 369th Armory, Harlem (Alternate Title)

Louis Draper, American, 1935 - 2002 (Artist)

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Works On Paper
Gelatin silver print
United States
Sheet: 11 × 13 7/8 in. (27.94 × 35.24 cm)
Image: 9 1/4 × 12 5/8 in. (23.5 × 32.07 cm)
Not on view
National Endowment for the Arts Fund for American Art
"Black in White America", Cleveland Museum of Art, February 26 - July 30, 2017

"Signs of Protest: Photographs from the Civil Rights Era", Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, January 11 - September 7, 2014

"Working Together: Louis Draper and the Kamoinge Workshop", VMFA, February 1, 2020 - June 14, 2020
©artist or artist’s estate

Photographer Louis Draper

Chiefly known as as a New York photographer, Louis Draper was first a Richmonder. His sister, Nell Draper Winston, talks about her brother’s ability to capture the character of everyday people.

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