Milt Hinton, 1991

Image for Milt Hinton, 1991
Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Milt Hinton, American, 1910 - 2000
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
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)
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
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.
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer
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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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