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
Photographs and Still Images
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
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cef89cb8-f6b5-45a4-8743-c2a7997543d7

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