Photograph by
Bloom Photography, American
Subject of
White, Baxter
Date
1936
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image and sheet): 9 7/16 × 7 1/2 in. (24 × 19 cm)
Description
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of Baxter White. White is depicted from the chest up. His proper left shoulder is held slightly forward and his head is turned towards the viewer. He is wearing a tuxedo jacket, white vest, and white bow tie. He is shown against a white gradient background. The photographer's mark, printed in the negative, located in the bottom right corner reads, [Bloom / Chicago]. Baxter’s full name and several notations in pencil are written on the back of the photograph.
Place made
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Blues (Music)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.25.142
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd522047e7f-1703-4312-97a0-ac6427416740

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