Milt Hinton, 1991

Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Milt Hinton, American, 1910 - 2000
Date
1991
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 9 3/16 in. (34.8 x 23.3 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)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of jazz musician Milt Hinton playing bass at a performance in Clearwater, FL. Hinton is photographed from the knees up as he plucks his bass. Hinton is looking at sheet music on a music stand to his left. He wears a dark suit jacket and elaborate bolo tie.
Place captured
Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
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
2012.164.173
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b28728f5-b68f-4ec2-9f39-e6676b10ff04