Carl Van Vechten
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|Carl Van Vechten|
Photographic self-portrait by Carl Van Vechten, taken in 1934
|Born||Carl Van Vechten
June 17, 1880
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S.
|Died||December 21, 1964
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Education||Washington High School|
|Alma mater||University of Chicago|
|Spouse(s)||Anna Snyder (?–1912),
Fania Marinoff (m. 1914–64)
Carl Van Vechten (June 17, 1880 – December 21, 1964) was an American writer and artistic photographer. He was known for taking pictures of many famous celebrities during the late 1930s and early 1940s. He was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.