Poster for a performence by Maxine Sullivan, Earle Hyman, and Dick Hyman

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  • Image for Poster for a performence by Maxine Sullivan, Earle Hyman, and Dick Hyman
2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Hyman, Earle, American, born 1926
Hyman, Dick, American, born 1927
Shakespeare, William, British, 1564 - 1616
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on mat board on paper with colored ink
Dimensions
H x W: 40 × 30 in. (101.6 × 76.2 cm)
Type
posters
Date
1970-1987
Description
A handmade poster advertising a performance by Maxine Sullivan, Earle Hyman, and Dick Hyman. The poster features two black and white photographs. At center, there is a black and white photograph of Dick Hyman. To the right of the Hyman photograph, is a black and white photograph of Maine Sullivan standing with a microphone in her hand. The photographs are surrounded by brightly colored text that reads: [SULLIVAN / SHAKESPEARE / HYMAN / FEATURING / EARLE HYMAN distinguished Actor of Stage, Screen, TV / celebrating April is JAZZ Month and birthday Month of William Shakespeare / DICK HYMAN Pianist, Composer, Arranger / MAXINE SULLIVAN VOCALIST / twilight JAZZ / WED APRIL 14 5:30-7]. The back of the photograph has two inscriptions. The first at top reads: Overseas Jazz Club Posters, etc. / Posters, etc.]. The second inscription found in the bottom right reads: [A07468-3].
Topic
African American
Entertainers
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.3
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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