Photograph by
Robert Houston, American, 1935 - 2021
Subject of
Simone, Nina, American, 1933 - 2003
Date
1969
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 10941 pixels × 9690 pixels, 202.23 MB
Description
This image depicts musician Nina Simone sitting at a piano. Sitting sideways to the viewer at a piano, a microphone is set up in front of her. Her hands are posed on the keys of the piano. She wears a silky, long sleeve dress with jeweled buttons at the cuffs, and a sparkly headband.
Place depicted
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Topic
Blues (Music)
Folk (Music)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Greta Houston
Object number
2014.116.29
Restrictions & Rights
© Robert Houston
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd599af1dde-60b3-44cb-9e47-7bd5cd3f3734
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