The Duchess of Carnegie Hall: Photographs by Editta Sherman

Exhibition Website

Aug 18 2017 - Oct 15 2017

Recently donated to New-York Historical by several of her children and grandchildren, 60 selections from the Editta Sherman (1912-2013) archive will be on view in the Joyce B. Cowin Women’s History Gallery, showcasing Sherman’s signature style as she photographed luminaries such as A Tree Grows in Brooklyn author Betty Smith, actor Yul Brenner, playwright Lillian Hellman, and many others.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.

  • Photography
  • American
  • 20th Century
  • Portrait
  • Editta Sherman

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