Photograph by
Williams, Milton, American, born 1940
Subject of
Bailey, Pearl, American, 1918 - 1990
Olby, George, American
Hyson, Millie, American
Savoy, Michael, American
Ingram, Linda, American
Durrant, John, American
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
March 13, 1976
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, mounting board
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 7 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (20 x 25.1 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a group of young adults sitting around a table with Pearl Bailey. Pearl Bailey reaches up to hold Michael Savoy’s head as he leans forward over her shoulder and the people around them laugh. The table is set with a flower arrangement and two burning candles. The photograph is attached to a thick mounting board. The board is stamped on the back.
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Actors
Education
Humanitarianism
Photography
Theatre
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Milton Williams Archives
Object number
2011.15.40
Restrictions & Rights
© Milton Williams
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56c2ce279-aaa8-4c15-8cb2-5b0107eda9b9
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