Photograph by
Barboza, Anthony, American, born 1944
Subject of
Walker, Alice, American, born 1944
Date
1989
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
H x W (Image): 7 5/8 × 7 1/2 in. (19.4 × 19.1 cm)
Description
Color photograph of Alice Walker leaning against a wooden bin on the porch of a house. She is in the center of the photograph wearing a blue and red patterned sweater, jeans, rubber boots, and geometric patterned head wrap. She grips the edge of the bin with her hands. On the left side of the image is a large window with a reflection of trees. On the right side of the image is an open doorway in which an interior space can be seen. The image is bordered in a narrow black line on a white background. Below the image is the title, date, and artist's signature [Alice Walker - Author- Northern, Calif - 1989/A. Barboza]. On the back is a repeating pattern of the manufacturer in gray [Kodak PROFESSIONAL/PAPER - PAPIER - PAPEL].
Place depicted
California, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
portraits
inkjet prints
Topic
Literature
Photography
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anthony Barboza
Object number
2014.157.1
Restrictions & Rights
© Anthony Barboza
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd506f1c3bd-b3c1-40cf-8af0-1bac16b59df4

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