Photographic postcard of a woman standing next to a wooden chair

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2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Printed by
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on paper, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 5 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (12.9 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (13.7 × 8.6 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Date
1904-1918
Description
A photographic postcard of a woman standing next to a chair with decorative carvings. The woman is wearing an ankle-length dress with long-sleeves, and v-neck. The waistband of her dress is decorated with three (3) flowers. Her right hand rests on the chair back, while her left arm rests at her side. The background includes a column and drapes. The back of the photographic postcard is unused and has [POST CARD] printed in black at the top and blank spaces for [CORRESPONDENCE HERE] and [NAME AND ADDRESS]. In the upper right corner there is a [AZO] stamp.
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.65
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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