Photographic print of four men cooking in a commerical kitchen

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2 images
Photograph by
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W x D (Image): 6 1/2 × 8 5/8 in. (16.5 × 21.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1962
Description
A black and white photograph of four unidentified men cooking in a commercial kitchen. The man closest to the camera leans down in front of an open oven and stirs the contents of a large pan with a spatula. A second man wearing a chef's hat stands to the first man's proper right, watching the first man work. Behind these two men are two more men at a counter opposite the oven looking inside a large Dutch oven. The back of the photograph has two barcode stickers at the top and a yellow circular sticker at center right.
Topic
African American
Cooking and dining
Men
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number
2014.302.30
Restrictions & Rights
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris 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