On View
CAAMA Gallery
Photograph by
Draper, Louis H., American, 1935 - 2002
Subject of
Hughes, Langston, American, 1902 - 1967
Date
ca. 1960
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in. (27.8 x 35.4 cm)
Description
A gelatin silver print of Langston Hughes sitting at a desk in front of a typewriter. Hughes is wearing a short sleeve button-up shirt with vertical stripes and holds a pencil in his right hand. Handwritten on reverse side of photograph is [11 x 14 -Outer/350.00/49/32/6/DR 0040/Portrait of Langston Hughes].
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Literature
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.43.3
Restrictions & Rights
© The Louis Draper Archive
GUID
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