James Baldwin holding his brother David's hand. On his right is producer Ellis Haizlip. 1970 New York City

Image for James Baldwin holding his brother David's hand. On his right is producer Ellis Haizlip. 1970 New York City
Created by
Pakay, Sedat, Turkish, 1945 - 2016
Subject of
Baldwin, James, American, 1924 - 1987
Haizlip, Ellis, American, 1930 - 1991
Baldwin, David, American
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in. (27.8 x 35.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1970
Description
A black-and-white photograph of James Baldwin, left, with his brother David and assorted friends. Baldwin, Ellis Haizlip, and David all clasp hands under a lamp in the corner.
Topic
African American
Literature
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.20.10
Restrictions & Rights
Sedat Pakay © 1970
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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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