Lighting Her Up

Image for Lighting Her Up
Created by
Schwartz, Joe, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Miller, Henry, American, 1891 - 1980
Tokuda, Hiroko, Japanese, born 1937
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
La Cienega Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1970s
Caption
Lighting Her Up - Henry Miller and Friend, Ankrum Galery, La Cienega Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, 1970's
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 208.
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Henry Miller and Hiroko Tokuda. He lights her cigarette in Ankrum Gallery.
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number
2010.74.151
Restrictions & Rights
© Joe Schwartz
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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

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