WorldCat Identities

DeCarava, Roy

Overview
Works: 80 works in 159 publications in 3 languages and 4,419 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Portraits  History  Exhibition, pictorial works  Catalogs  Documentary films  Biographical films  Experimental films 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: F128.9.N3, 779.092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roy DeCarava
The sweet flypaper of life by Roy DeCarava( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told through the eyes of the grandmotherly Sister Mary Bradley, this is a heartwarming description of life in Harlem
The movement : documentary of a struggle for equality by Lorraine Hansberry( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy DeCarava : photographs : the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, September 12-October 26, 1975 by Houston Museum of Fine Arts( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy DeCarava : February 14-May 9, 1976, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C by Roy DeCarava( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy DeCarava, photographer by Roy DeCarava( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations with Roy DeCarava( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interweaves 108 black and white stills by noted Black photographer Roy DeCarava with his reflections on his life and career. Focuses on his struggles against race prejudice and his efforts to foster young Black photographers. Includes comments by prominent photographers and critics
Harlem story : the sweet flypaper of life : der süsse Leim des Lebens by Roy DeCarava( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in German and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Årstider : fotografier av Roy DeCarava : 24 september-27 november 1988, Fotografiska museet i Moderna museet, Skeppsholmen, Stockholm by Roy DeCarava( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in Swedish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy DeCarava, photographs by Roy DeCarava( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy DeCarava, a retrospective by Roy DeCarava( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DeCarava is famous for his black and white photographs of jazz musicians and everyday people in New York City
Sidney Poitier portrait collection( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of actor and director Sidney Poitier. Collection includes stills from movies such as "A Raisin in the Sun" with Claudia McNeil, "Uptown Saturday Night" with Bill Cosby, "Longtitude '49," "The Defiant Ones" with Tony Curtis, one of Rock Hudson, and promotional stills, one where Poitier is directing Richard Pryor in "Stir Crazy" and another from behind the camera. There are also views of Poitier with his wife Juanita Hardy stepping off an airplane, one of her with Cecelia Marshall, receiving an award from Leigh Whipper, holding the Oscar with Ruby Dee and others, attending Canada Lee's funeral, in a restaurant and at the Schomburg Center. Full, half and quarter length portraits are included
On his photographs by Roy DeCarava( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pepsi, New York by Roy DeCarava( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jazz på fotografiska : Ove Alström, Roy DeCarava, Paul Gerhart Deker, Jill Freedman, William Gottlieb ... : Fotografiska museet i Moderna museet, 12 april-3 augusti, 1986 by Fotografiska museet( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The sound I saw : the jazz photographs of Roy DeCarava : January 20 to March 20, 1983 by Roy DeCarava( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Flames of passion by Aryan Kaganof( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"- "Looking for Langston" est une fresque onirique, en noir et blanc, de la Harlem Renaissance, une fête explosive, où des hommes noirs s'enivrent de plaisirs. L'un rêve d'un Adonis et le retrouve à ses côtés au réveil. Son histoire est ponctuée par les voix des poètes Langston Hughes, James Baldwin, dans un hymne visuel à la liberté des gays noirs au coeur du Harlem des années vingt, pris entre les barrières de la société blanche et la peur d'être rejetés par leur race
Gloria Lynne by Roy DeCarava( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the winter by Roy DeCarava( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Together, we'll win ..." by Roy DeCarava( Visual )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Print showing an African American man speaking into a microphone with other men, an American flag, and an apartment building in the background
Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by Roy DeCarava( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Roy DeCarava, a retrospective
Alternative Names
Carava, Roy De

Carava, Roy de 1919-

De Carava, Roy

DeCarava, Roy 1919-

DeCarava, Roy Rudolph

Roy DeCarava

Roy DeCarava American photographer

Roy DeCarava Amerikaans fotograaf (1919-2009)

Roy DeCarava amerikansk fotograf

Roy DeCarava US-amerikanischer Fotograf

Languages
English (79)

Swedish (10)

German (8)

Covers
Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityAuthors & artists for young adults