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Grand piano owned and used by Thelonious Monk

Manufactured by:
Baldwin Piano Company, American, founded 1862  Search this
Used by:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood, iron, metal, ivory, ebony
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38 5/8 × 58 1/2 × 70 in. (98.1 × 148.6 × 177.8 cm)
Type:
grand pianos
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T.S. and Gale Monk in memory of Thelonious Monk
Object number:
2018.89.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd527481cda-7a75-4789-b739-2570d1f070fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.89.1

Piano bench owned and used by Thelonious Monk

Manufactured by:
Baldwin Piano Company, American, founded 1862  Search this
Used by:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal, foam, vinyl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 5/16 × 33 7/16 × 15 9/16 in. (49 × 85 × 39.5 cm)
Type:
benches
grand pianos
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T.S. and Gale Monk in memory of Thelonious Monk
Object number:
2018.89.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54b907b96-9a7c-440c-96ff-405e94813aae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.89.2
Online Media:

Photograph of Thelonius Monk and Walt Harper with autographs

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Walt Harper, American, 1926 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 × 8 1/8 in. (25.4 × 20.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2014.3.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
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/fd519236bfb-cdbb-4821-9f2a-a2ebbecf82d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.3.12
Online Media:

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