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ph_0111229278-Van_Vechten.jpg Carl Van Vechten. Published by Salem Press, Inc.

Carl Van Vechten (van VEHK-tehn) had three major careers in the arts; he was a critic, a novelist, and a photographer. His music criticism includes Music After the Great War (1915), Music and Bad Manners (1916), and The Music of Spain (1918). His involvement with major American and European writers and artists of the 1920’s and 1930’s is chronicled in his autobiographies, Sacred and Profane Memories (1932) and Fragments from an Unwritten Autobiography (1955).