Cabaret Strip Dancer

Image for Cabaret Strip Dancer
Photograph by
Siskind, Aaron, American, 1903 - 1991
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Date
ca. 1937
Description
Black and white gelatin silver photographic print of a balcony view of woman dancing while musicians play on a stage behind her. To her left, audience members are watching while seated at a table.
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Photography
United States--Social life and customs
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Howard and Ellen Greenberg
Object number
2011.165.34
Restrictions & Rights
© Courtesy The Aaron Siskind Foundation. Permission required for use.
See more items in
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series
Harlem Document
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

NOTE: Cataloging is an ongoing process and we may update this record as we conduct additional research and review. If you have more information about this object, please contact us at NMAAHCDigiTeam@si.edu.