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Photograph by:
Sheila Pree Bright, American, born 1967  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 17 × 22 in. (43.2 × 55.9 cm)
H x W (Image): 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Type:
inkjet prints
Date:
2006; printed 2016
Description:
A color photograph of a kitchen counter with an assortment of items. At proper left is a white plastic drying rack with two (2) white glasses with a silhouette design and a plate with a blue patterned border. Behind the drying rack, on the window ledge, are a small painted bottle, a Cuisinart hand blender, and a blue wine bottle. At center is a glass jar, possibly storing tea. At center right is a cake stand with a wood base and glass top, with a collection of small figurines arranged on the base under the glass. At proper right in the foreground is a brown teapot, and in the background is a white plate with apples. Above the counter is a corner cabinet shelf with a honey bear with a little bit of honey inside, and a "mammy" figurine with the word "Jamaica" printed across the fruit basket on her head.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Black geographies  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Interior design  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.55.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sheila Pree Bright
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:
The Suburbia Portfolio
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53223410f-10f3-4b2b-aed0-d17d16dff252
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.55.8