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[Standing young woman with shawl against plain backdrop : hand-painted black-and-white photoprint, ca. 1930.]

view [Standing young woman with shawl against plain backdrop : hand-painted black-and-white photoprint, ca. 1930.] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Physical description:
Hand-colored, silver gelatin on paper, 10-1/2 x 6-5/8", mounted on brown Bainbridge board
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Hand coloring
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930
1920-1930
Notes:
In Box 17 also known as 1.1.A16, Folder 1
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Vintage print exhibited in "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise" held in NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, Jan. 30-Nov. 15, 2009.
Summary:
Beautifully hand-tinted (oil?) image. Large shadow behind the figure.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Shadows
African American women
Backdrops
Portraits--African American women
Local number:
01061806.tif (AC Scan No.: black-and-white version)
2008-2203 (SI Neg.)
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_230492

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