Photographic print of Muhammad Ali at the 1996 Olympic Opening Ceremony

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Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Ali, Muhammad, American, 1942 - 2016
Online Authentics, American
Medium
ink on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
color prints (photographs)
portraits
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1996
Description
A color photograph of Muhammad Ali holding the Olympic torch during the Opening Ceremony of the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. Ali is looking off to the left of the photograph and holds the torch in his proper right hand. Above his arm, in gold ink is Ali's signature. A logo for Online Authentics is visible in the lower right hand corner.
Topic
African American
Athletes
Olympics
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.62.6.2
Restrictions & Rights
© Doug Mills/ Associated Press. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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