Photographic print of Tito and Paquito D'Rivera inscribed to Dizzy Gillespie

Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Gillespie, Dizzy, American, 1917 - 1993
Subject of
D'Rivera, Tito, Cuban
D'Rivera, Paquito, Cuban American, born 1947
Date
1950s, signed 1986
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 9 3/4 x 7 9/16 in. (24.8 x 19.2 cm)
H x W (Image): 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (23.5 x 19.1 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph mounted on an album page. The photograph features Tito D'Rivera in a white jacket with bow tie and conductor's baton. His hand is on the shoulder of his young son, Paquito D'Rivera. Paquito is wearing a white suit and is holding a saxophone. The photograph is inscribed across the front.
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Child musicians
Children
Composers (Musicians)
Conductors (Musicians)
Fatherhood
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number
2012.172.7.5
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd561ec6a69-f51a-45dc-bd73-23d6bfebebb1
2 image(s)