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Photograph by:
David D. Spitzer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Dorothy Donegan, American, 1922 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 5/8 x 9 1/8 in. (34.6 x 23.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (35.3 x 27.6 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1993
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of jazz pianist Dorothy Donegan performing at a concert in Charlotte, NC. Donegan is photographed from a low angle and to the right. She sits at a piano with her face turned slightly toward the camera with her right hand raised near her face. She wears a sequined ballcap and top. Just behind her is a bass player she obscures.
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:
2012.164.82
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/fd557499d1b-0011-4d81-82b0-b60b1ac20d81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.164.82