Josephine Baker poster

Josephine Baker poster

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Josephine Baker poster
Dates: circa 1927-1930
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 poster)
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.)--France.
Posters.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Josephine Baker poster, ms 3649, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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