Photograph of a woman

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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 5/8 × 7 5/8 in. (24.4 × 19.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 9 15/16 × 7 15/16 in. (25.3 × 20.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date
ca. 1955
Description
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of a woman. The woman is depicted in close-up, from the shoulders up. She is facing the viewer, smiling, with her head tilted towards the left side of the image. The woman has dark, shoulder length hair, parted on the proper left side. Her shoulders are nude and the top of her proper right arm is visible. She is wearing wide, round earrings. There are no inscriptions on the front or back of the image.
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.25.114
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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