Nas, Queensborough Bridge 1993

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  • Image for Nas, Queensborough Bridge 1993
2 images
Photograph by
Clinch, Danny, American
Subject of
Nas, American, born 1973
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 14 × 10 15/16 in. (35.5 × 27.8 cm)
H x W (Image): 12 13/16 × 8 9/16 in. (32.6 × 21.7 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1993, printed 2004
Description
A black and white photograph of the rapper NAS below the Queensborough Bridge in New York City. Nas is pictured in the bottom right corner of the frame, with the underside of the bridge at an angle in the background. He wears a jacket with the collar turned up and a necklace with a cross medallion. The title and date are handwritten at the bottom of the photograph along with the photographer's signature. The photographer's copyright is stamped on the back.
Topic
African American
Architecture
Hip hop (Music)
Musicians
Photography
United States--History--1969-2001
Urban
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.132.178
Rights
© Sony Music
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Eyejammie Hip Hop Photography Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture