Photograph by
Johnson, John, American, 1879 - 1953
Subject of
Lillie, Leon, American
Lillie, Brevy, American
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 Leon and Brevy Lillie in Lincoln, Nebraska. Leon sits on a chair and wears a dark striped jacket and tall hat. A pocketwatch chain hangs across the front of his jacket. Brevy stands just behing Leon and wears a dakr dress, striped scarf, and large pendant. They are posed in front of a cloth backdrop hung on the outside wall of a building.
Place captured
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
portraits
digital prints
Topic
Families
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.56.2.26
Restrictions & Rights
© Douglas Keister
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d0b235d0-e102-4de9-94d7-86c05121882c
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