Photograph of two women standing at a bar

Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
early 20th-mid 20th century
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 7 9/16 × 9 1/2 in. (19.2 × 24.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/16 × 10 in. (20.5 × 25.4 cm)
Description
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of two (2) women standing at a bar. The women are depicted on the right side of the image. Both women are smiling at the viewer and are wearing light colored dresses. The woman on the left is leaning her proper right arm on the bar. There is glassware and a glass pitcher on the bar. A bartender stands on the other side of the bar, behind the women. He is wearing a white collared shirt, patterned tie and a white apron. On the left side of the image are rows of bottles. In the background is a mirror that shows banners in reverse. There are no inscriptions on the front or back of the photograph.
Collection title
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Amusements
Nightlife
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.25.96
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a8f2a247-687a-4fdb-9f03-ea6ec23dad06
2 image(s)