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Charles Alston

Charles Alston

Alston, Charles Henry

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

Description: Half-length portrait of Alston, seated, holding a pipe; one of his paintings in the background.

One of 16 photographs of African-American artists exhibited at the First World Festival of Negro Arts in Dakar, Senegal, 1966. This photograph was also used in the catalog Ten Negro Artists from the United States.

Creator: Alston, Charles Henry

Forms part of: American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993, bulk 1909-1969

Digital ID: 3293