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Photograph by:
Roderick J. Lyons, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Venus Ebony Starr Williams, American, born 1980  Search this
Serena Jameka Williams, American, born 1981  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 4208 pixels × 2827 pixels
File size: 34.07 MB
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Compton, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1991
Description:
Digital scan of a 35mm black and white negative of Venus and Serena Williams. The sisters are seated in folding chairs. Serena leans on Venus' lap and Venus leans over Serena's back to embrace one another. They are dressed in matching tennis skirts, Reebok shirts, and Reebok socks.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sports  Search this
Tennis  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Roderick Lyons
Object number:
2015.165.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Roderick Lyons
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
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5efe75e79-cad9-4c35-9300-82185cf9f971
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.165.2