Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973 Search this
Richmond Times - Dispatch, American, founded 1850 Search this
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (image): 8 7/8 × 7 5/16 in. (22.6 × 18.5 cm)
H x W (sheet): 11 × 8 1/8 in. (28 × 20.6 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
A black-and-white photograph of Sister Rosetta Tharpe. She is wearing a dark colored dress. She is facing the left side of the photograph. Her left arm is bent at the elbow and her left hand is at chest height. She is walking in front of a chain link fence with plants growing on it. A large tree is on the right side of the photograph. Buildings are in the background. The back of the photograph has a Richmond Times-Dispatch stamp in red ink.