Augusta savage

"Lift Every Voice and Sing" sculpture was designed as a temporary installation in the 1939 World's Fair, by Harlem Renaissance artist and sculptress Augusta Savage. This piece stood 16 feet tall. Sadly, like many fair displays it was destroyed at the close of the event. Thankfully we have this photo, that the whole world can enjoy it now and forever.

"Lift Every Voice and Sing" sculpture designed by Harlem Renaissance artist Augusta Savage for 1939 World's Fair. As a temporary installation it was destroyed at close of fair.

Augusta Savage was a famous sculptor of the Harlem Renaissance. This sculpture is known as "Gamin". It is actually a bust inspired by her nephew. This piece earned her a big break in the art industry

Augusta Savage was a famous sculptor of the Harlem Renaissance. This sculpture is known as "Gamin". It is actually a bust inspired by her nephew. This piece earned her a big break in the art industry photography

"Born in 1892, sculptor Augusta Savage fought poverty, racism and sexism to become a prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Her extraordinary talent opened many doors that led to her becoming one of the most influential black teachers of her time and a strong voice for civil rights."

Born sculptor Augusta Savage fought poverty, racism and sexism to become a prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance.

Learn about Augusta Savage, an important African American artist, educator, and activist, on Biography.com.

Born Augusta Christine Fells on February in Green Cove Springs, Florida, Augusta Savage was an important African American artist and arts educator. Savage began making art as a child, using the natural clay found in her community.

Augusta Savage 1892-1962 Photograph by Everett

Augusta Savage 1892-1962 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

Augusta Savage Medium Sculpture Hometown New York City Mastery: Far more famous today than she was upon her death, Augusta Savage is considered a pioneer among female.

Watch Augusta Savage at work in her studio. Absolutely moving to watch this Harlem Renaissance artist at work.

Watch Augusta Savage at work in her studio. Absolutely moving to watch this Harlem Renaissance artist at work. This video has music as the only sound.

AUGUSTA SAVAGE (1892 - 1962) Lift Every Voice and Sing.

AUGUSTA SAVAGE (1892 - 1962) Lift Every Voice and Sing.

Art - Sculpture - Harp (Augusta Savage) - Harp - ID: 1654255 - NYPL Digital Gallery

A Portrait Of Determination: Augusta Savage- Activist, Educator & Artist Of The Harlem Renaissance

Learn About Sculptor and Educator Augusta Savage: Augusta Savage sculpture "The Harp" at the 1939 New York World's Fair

Sculptor Augusta Savage Faced Barriers of Race and Sex

Women's History -the intersection of black history and women's history.

Nude Torso By Augusta Savage ,1931

View Nude Torso by Augusta Savage on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Augusta Savage.

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