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Photograph by:
David D. Spitzer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Frank Wess, American, 1922 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 5/16 x 13 3/4 in. (23.7 x 35 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 1/4 x 13 15/16 in. (26 x 35.4 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of jazz musician Frank Wess playing flute during a performance in Boca Raton, FL. Wess is photographed from below and slightly to the right. He wears a dark textured suit jacket, and embroidered white shirt and tie.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number:
2012.164.129
Restrictions & Rights:
© David D. Spitzer
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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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/fd58fa0e3a5-7c53-4938-910a-0c35b71edf33
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.164.129