Color polaroid of Julius Carry as Sho'Nuff

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
de Passe Entertainment, founded 1968
Carry, Julius J. III, American, 1952 - 2008
Owned by
Carry, Julius J. III, American, 1952 - 2008
Medium
dye on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. (10.8 x 8.9 cm)
Type
dye diffusion transfer prints
portraits
Date
1985
Description
Color polaroid of Julius Carry in costume as Sho'nuff from the film The Last Dragon. Carry is wearing a red robe, red pants, and a black obi/belt. On the right shoulder of the robes is an embroidered tiger pictured crawling toward the waist. A tiger also appears on the left knee of the red pants. Carry is looking into the camera while also slightly reaching toward the camera. Type on back of polaroid reads, [0442110214/POLAROID®].
Topic
African American
Actors
Film
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, "I am the Master, Sho'Nuff!" Gift of Naomi Carry in loving memory of Julius J. Carry, III
Object number
2013.49.13.5
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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