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Photograph by:
Dawoud Bey, American, born 1953  Search this
Printed by:
Black Point Editions, American, founded 2004  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
gelatin and carbon black on rag paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (16.5 x 24.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
carbon prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976; printed 2005
Description:
This image depicts a standing young woman leaning her right shoulder against a concrete doorway. Behind her is a multi-paned door, missing its door handles. The woman wears a wrinkled skirt, blouse with bow at the neck, and vest, and stands with her hands folded at her waist, carrying a black handbag under her left arm. She gazes to her left, away from the viewer.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.197.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Dawoud Bey
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
Portfolio/Series:
Harlem, USA
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53ef959a1-91ef-4793-899a-56e8d9bbeb65
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.197.4