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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 7 3/8 × 9 5/8 in. (18.8 × 24.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 7 15/16 × 10 1/8 in. (20.2 × 25.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1936
Description:
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of a woman. She is depicted from the shoulders up, with her arms stacked on a surface in front of her, and with her chin propped on her proper left wrist. She is wearing a white, sleeveless garment and a metal bracelet cuff on her proper left wrist. Her proper right shoulder is heavily shadowed. The image has a black, hexagonal frame surrounding the subject. There are notations in pencil on the back of the photograph.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.130
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b55ae2fd-83b9-4323-9493-83601072136c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.130