Portrait of George White

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2 images
Photograph by
Mitchell, Jack, American, 1925 - 2013
Subject of
White, George Jr.
Martha Graham Dance Company, American, founded 1926
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 × 11 in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date
1984
Description
A black and white photograph of George White, Jr. preforming the Rite of Spring for the Martha Graham Company. White is featured in a wide leg stance facing the left of the photograph. The back of the photograph has caption information written by Jack Mitchell in the lower right and the number [5195] in the top left corner.
Topic
African American
Ballet
Entertainers
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.83.5
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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