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Richmond Barthé

Born, 1901 in St. Louis, Mississippi, USA. Died, 1989

Richmond Barthe’s 1945 clay bust of Booker T. Washington (1856 - 1915) was reproduced in the International Review of African American Art, Volume 8 Number 2, in the article A Legacy of La Amistad | Some Twentieth Century Black Leaders, written by Clifton H. Johnson. Elsewhere in the issue were photographs of two other pieces of the sculptor’s work.

Mary McLeod Bethune, bronze
Paul Robeson as Othello, bronze

Richmond Barthé’s work was included in the exhibition Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance, which toured to galleries in the UK and the USA in 1997 and 1998.

Related items

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Book relating to a publication, 1989

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Book relating to a publication, 1997

click to show details of International Review of African American Art Volume 8 Number 2

»  International Review of African American Art Volume 8 Number 2

Magazine relating to a publication, 1988

click to show details of Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance

»  Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance

Catalogue relating to an exhibition, 1997

Related exhibitions

»  Black Art Ancestral Legacy

Group show at Dallas Museum of Art. 1989 - 1990

Related venues + view all 6

»  Arnolfini

Bristol, United Kingdom

»  The Corcoran Gallery of Art

Washington D.C., United States of America

»  Hayward Gallery

London, United Kingdom

»  Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre

Coventry, United Kingdom

»  M.H. de Young Memorial Museum

San Francisco, United States of America