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Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 11 9/16 × 9 1/16 in. (29.4 × 23 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 × 11 in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1945-1955
Description:
A black and white photograph of an unidentified woman sitting for a portrait. The woman is seated with her back towards the camera and is seated in a Helene Curtis chair. She is turned toward the camera and looks off to the left of the photograph. The bottom right hand corner has an inscription that reads: [852]. The back of the photograph is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.86
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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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/fd562dbbdec-52e3-4380-b9dc-2cb5d81f90b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.86