Photograph by
Johnson, John, American, 1879 - 1953
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Child or Children
Printed by
Keister, Douglas R., American
Date
1919-1925; printed 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 10 x 14 in. (25.4 x 35.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
Description
A digital print of a woman and her son in Lincoln, Nebraska. The woman has short cut hair and is dressed in a long sleeved white blouse and black skirt. She is seated on a wooden chair in front of a backdrop. To her left a small boy is sitting on the floor. He wears a suit and knit cap with his arms wrapped around the front left leg of the chair. The woman's hand is caressing the face of the boy.
Place captured
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
portraits
digital prints
Topic
Children
Families
Motherhood
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.56.2.15
Restrictions & Rights
© Douglas Keister
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b7e89f3e-d22f-49c9-9b5c-f97f1daab6c5
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