Group portrait of women in red and white dresses

Image for Group portrait of women in red and white dresses
Created by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Type
chromogenic color prints
portraits
Place made
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date
1960 - 1970s
Description
A color photograph of a group of women. There are two rows. The first row has four women in the middle sitting on chairs and three women on the left kneeling and two on the right kneeling. The second row has 15 women standing. They are in front of a wood paneled wall. The women are wearing alternating white and pink dresses. The middle seated woman is holding a bouquet of flowers with a ribbon.
Topic
African American
Beauty culture
Fashion
Photography
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Object number
2012.137.24.11
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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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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