The Suburbia Portfolio: Untitled 40

Photograph by
Bright, Sheila Pree, American, born 1967
Subject of
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961
Unidentified
Date
2006; printed 2016
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 17 × 22 in. (43.2 × 55.9 cm)
H x W (Image): 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Title
Digital print from the Suburbia Portfolio
Description
A color photograph of a sitting room. At proper left is a carved marbletop coffee table with a selection of magazines arranged across its long end, all featuring President Obama or the Obama family on the cover. On the table behind the magazines is a slender vase. Next to the table at the proper left, mostly out of frame, a pair of crossed legs are just visible. In the background, on the other side of the room from the coffee table, a teal blue upholstered armchair is placed in the corner, and sunlight streams into the room from nearby windows. The room has hardwood floors.
Portfolio/Series
The Suburbia Portfolio
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
inkjet prints
Topic
Architecture
Domestic life
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.55.10
Restrictions & Rights
© Sheila Pree Bright
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5419b1160-1637-40fe-9fb8-cee3badf179d
2 image(s)