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Ray Bryant, 1979

Image for Ray Bryant, 1979
Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Bryant, Ray, American, 1931 - 2011
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image): 13 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. (35 x 23.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 15/16 x 10 1/16 in. (35.4 x 25.6 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Media Arts-Photography
Place captured
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
ca. 1979
A black-and-white photograph of jazz musician and composer Ray Bryant posing in front of a piano in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. The portrait is shot across a piano behind which Bryant poses. Bryant smiles broadly and wears a light colored camp shirt. He is lit from the side with much of the photo in shadow.
Composers (Musicians)
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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