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Photograph by:
Jamel Shabazz, American, born 1960  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Printed by:
Sunshine Color Lab, American  Search this
Medium:
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 1/8 × 13 11/16 in. (25.7 × 34.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 1/16 × 14 in. (28.1 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
chromogenic color prints
portraits
digital prints
Place depicted:
Downtown, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1982; printed 2010
Description:
This color photograph shows four men standing in front of a food establishment in the Downtown section of Brooklyn, New York, in 1982. The four men are dressed in a variety of styles including turtlenecks, jeans, a leather jacket, and sweater. Two of the men are wearing gold chains. There is a man inside a window of the food establishment standing behind a food prep station. A boombox is on the ground in front of them. The back of the photograph is inscribed with the title and photographer Jamel Shabazz’s signature.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Identity  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jamel Shabazz
Object number:
2014.84.15
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jamel Shabazz
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:
"Back in the Days"
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54ee4cddf-25a4-4eda-a120-3c9ac978ab77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.84.15