Poster for The Black Moses of Soul, Isaac Hayes Special

Designed by
Creative Cinema Campaigns
Subject of
Hayes, Isaac, American, 1942 - 2008
Date
1973
On View
Second Floor, 2 050
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Exhibition
Now Showing: Posters from African American Movies
Medium
lithographic ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 41 1/8 x 27 1/8 in. (104.5 x 68.9 cm)
Description
Movie poster with central illustration of Isaac Hayes, arms raised, holding a microphone. He is wearing gold chains across his waist and chest. Title information in white and black, above and below image [THE BLACK MOSES / OF SOUL / ISAAC / HAYES / special] Image and title information on a purple and black patterned rectangular background. Black text above image [The Superbad Music Event Of A Lifetime! / SEE AND HEAR ISSAC HAYES UP CLOSE AS HE SINGS, RAPS / AND PLAYS SUCH HEAVIES AS "THE LOOK OF LOVE", "BY THE / TIME I GET TO PHOENIX", "I STAND ACCUSED", "LIGHT MY / FIRE" AND MANY, MANY MORE.] Billing block at bottom in black text. Handwritten 40 in pencil in bottom right corner.
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Type
posters
Topic
Film
Singers (Musicians)
Soul (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Leith Adams
Object number
2010.7.51.1
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56b687435-80d9-419d-9402-11def1af998e
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