Duke Ellington, New York,
William Paul Gottlieb
Duke Ellington, New York,
William Paul Gottlieb (American, 1917–2006): Duke Ellington, New York, 1946. Gelatin silver print (printed later), 18.5 x 15.25 inches. Signed and titled in ink on print recto margin. LiveAuctioneers, Santa Monica, California, USA. Provenance: Collector acquired directly from the artist © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.

'From 1938 to 1948, the "Golden Age of Jazz," swing reached its peak and modern jazz developed. While on assignment for the Washington Post, Down Beat magazine, and Record Changer, Gottlieb photographed and interviewed jazz pioneers primarily in Washington, D.C., and New York City. (Library of Congress)


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