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Created by:
Henri Cartier-Bresson, French, 1908 - 2004  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 14 1/8 × 9 7/16 in. (35.9 × 24 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 15 15/16 × 11 7/8 in. (40.5 × 30.2 cm)
H x W (Mat OD): 22 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. (57.8 x 44.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Description:
An African American woman in a hat and scarf looks right. Behind her, a man smiles and looks at the camera. In the background, the bay window of a house. A label from Shapiro Gallery on the back of the mat identifies the image as "Easter Sunday, Harlem."
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Photography  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Azalea Software, Inc.
Object number:
2011.18.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1947 Henri Cartier-Bresson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fbcea414-a54d-407c-b651-e5f9376bfe5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.18.3