Modern dancer in the park, name unknown, c. 1970s

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  • Image for Modern dancer in the park, name unknown, c. 1970s
2 images
Photograph by
Jackson, Steve Jr., 1923 - 1999
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 9 7/16 × 7 7/16 in. (24 × 18.9 cm)
H x W (sheet): 9 15/16 × 7 15/16 in. (25.2 × 20.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Date
ca. 1975
Description
This black and white photograph depicts a woman in a dark colored unitard in front of a tree. She stands on her left leg and holds her right leg out behind her. Her left arm is held straight out in front of her while her right arm is held behind her with her right hand resting on the tree trunk. There is a large building and some trees in the background. On the back of the photograph is a green sticker with handwritten text that reads "#34."
Topic
African American
Modern dance
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number
2016.117.34
Restrictions & Rights
© Linda A. Jackson
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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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