Buckwheat Zydeco, 1989

Image for Buckwheat Zydeco, 1989
Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Zydeco, Buckwheat, American, born 1947
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 9 5/16 in. (34.8 x 23.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 1/16 x 10 9/16 in. (35.7 x 26.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place captured
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
1989
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Buckwheat Zydeco playing an accordion behind a microphone during a performance in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He is wearing glasses and a white shirt. The accordion is white and black.
Topic
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Musicians
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number
2012.164.37
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer

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