silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image and sheet): 6 3/16 × 4 1/4 in. (15.7 × 10.8 cm)
gelatin silver prints
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of entertainer Gladys Bentley. Bentley is depicted facing the viewer in bust pose. She is wearing a black top hat, dark bow tie, a white dress shirt, and black tuxedo suit jacket. Her top hat is perched slightly towards her proper right shoulder. The edges of the image are faded into an oval-shaped, white background. The print does not have any inscriptions, front or back.