The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture has the largest collection of work by Augusta Savage in a public institution. The collection of sculpture in the Art and Artifacts Division surveys art created mostly by African-American artists with strong representation of works executed during the Harlem Renaissance period (1919-1929). Another collection strength emphasize artwork created during the Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) period (1934-1943).
For additional resources on Augusta Savage you may consult our Artist Files.
Sc Artist Files - Primary resources and miscellaneous material compiled by the Art and Artifacts division of the Schomburg Center.
The "SC" number designate is the accession number. An accession number is an unique identifier assigned to an item that carries important information about the item such as the year the item came into the collection.