Studio portrait of mother and child

Image for Studio portrait of mother and child
Created by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Child or Children
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date
1948 - 1970s
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a woman and a female child. The woman, left, is wearing a light button down dress, gloves, earrings, a necklace and heels. She has a purse in her hands. The child, right, is wearing a light short dress, socks and dark shoes. The child is standing on the bench with her arms around the woman's neck.
Topic
African American
Children
Families
Motherhood
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Object number
2012.137.8.1
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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