Katherine Dunham

Image for Katherine Dunham
Created by
Draper, Louis H., American, 1935 - 2002
Subject of
Dunham, Katherine, American, 1909 - 2006
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 7 7/16 x 9 1/2 in. (18.9 x 24.1 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date
1960s
Description
A gelatin silver print of Katherine Dunham seated in an empty studio space. Her gaze is proper right, and she wears a patterned head scarf and a dark sweater.
Topic
African American
Ballet
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nell Draper-Winston
Object number
2013.66.3
Restrictions & Rights
© The Louis Draper Archive
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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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