Photographic portrait of Maxine Sullivan

Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Date
ca. 1945
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 6 3/16 × 4 1/2 in. (15.7 × 11.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 6 15/16 × 5 1/8 in. (17.6 × 13 cm)
Description
A black and white photograph of Maxine Sullivan. Sullivan is featured from the shoulders up against a plain, light-colored background. She wears a light-colored blouse with ruffled collar. Her head is tilted towards her proper left, with her chin down and eyes looking up and to her proper right. The back of the photograph is blank.
Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.93
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5283e48bb-7fc0-40b7-9ee2-d3912a093b78
2 image(s)