Othello Molineaux, 1989

Image for Othello Molineaux, 1989
Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Molineaux, Othello, Trinidadian, born 1939
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. (35 x 23.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 10 3/16 in. (35.3 x 25.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured
Hollywood, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
1989
Description
A black-and-white photograph of jazz musician Othello Molineaux playing steelpan during a performance in Hollywood, FL. Molineaux is photographed from the right and is crouched over his steel drum. He holds drumsticks in either hand and wears a white sweater and bucket hat.
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
2012.164.105
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

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