Willi Smith

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2 images
Photograph by
Mitchell, Jack, American, 1925 - 2013
Subject of
Smith, Willi Donnell, American, 1948 - 1987
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 11 1/16 × 13 5/8 in. (28.1 × 34.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 × 19 1/16 in. (33 × 48.4 cm)
Type
inkjet prints
Date
1984; printed 1990s
Description
A color digital print photograph of Willi Smith. Smith is featured at the center of the photograph with his proper right hand resting on his cheek and his proper left hand resting on his leg. He is wearing large glasses, a black V-neck sweater, a white t-shirt and tan pants. Two stools are in the background surrounding Smith. Two unidentified people, whose legs are only visible, stand on the stools. The back of the photograph has a Jack Mitchell stamp with the number [5878].
Topic
African American
Fashion design
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Jack Mitchell Archives
Object number
2016.77.11
Restrictions & Rights
© Jack Mitchell, All Rights Reserved
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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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