Photograph of a woman, Jean, with a fur coat

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 9 7/16 × 6 7/8 in. (24 × 17.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 × 8 1/8 in. (25.4 × 20.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date
ca. 1945
Description
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of a woman with a fur coat. She is depicted standing in profile, with her head turned towards the viewer, and smiling. She is leaning over a couch covered with a floral patterned fabric. Her hands are resting on the couch under a fur coat that lies on the couch cushion. The woman is wearing a white slip with lace detailing, and a black, calf-length pencil skirt. She has a bouffant up-do with large, rolled bangs. There are no inscriptions on the front or back of the photograph.
Topic
African American
Dance
Entertainers
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.25.103
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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