Photographic postcard of a man

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Photograph by
Unidentified
Printed by
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on paper, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 5 × 3 1/16 in. (12.7 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 5 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (13.8 × 8.7 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
Date
1926-1940s
Description
A photographic postcard of a man wearing a suit. He is posed in front of a backdrop, standing next to a tall thin table holding a vase full of flowers. His left hand rests on the table. He has a pocket square in the suit jacket breast pocket. Under the jacket, he is wearing a collared shirt and tie, with a printed fabric lining the edges of the jacket opening. The back of the photographic postcard is unused and has [POST CARD] printed in black at the top and blank spaces for [CORRESPONDENCE] 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
2013.46.29.84
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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