Josephine Baker poster

Josephine Baker poster

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Josephine Baker poster
Dates: 1927-1930
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3649

Biographical/Historical Note

Josephine Baker (1906-1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and civil rights activist.

For further information, see the article Josephine Baker at Encyclopaedia Britannica.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a color art poster depicting Josephine Baker in Un Vent de Folie, a "Hyper-Revue" production at the Folies-Bergere. Baker is depicted in a red and green dancing costume.


Index Terms

Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975
Harlem Renaissance.
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
Posters.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Josephine Baker poster, ms3649, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Original watercolor of Josephine Baker, ms2743; Josephine Baker photographs, ms3088.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS Folder
1Poster
Attribution lower left corner: Jombart fres imp. Asnieres.