Pharoah Sanders, 1980

Image for Pharoah Sanders, 1980
Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Sanders, Pharoah, American, born 1940
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 3/4 x 9 7/16 in. (34.9 x 24 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 10 9/16 in. (35.2 x 26.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1980
Description
A black-and-white photograph of jazz musician Pharoah Sanders playing saxaphone during a performance in Los Angeles, CA. Sanders is photographed from the front and the waist up. He wears a horizontally striped shirt and jeans.
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number
2012.164.103
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer
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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