Norman Lewis, artist, NYC studio

  • Image for Norman Lewis, artist, NYC studio
  • Image for Norman Lewis, artist, NYC studio
2 images
Photograph by
Barboza, Anthony, American, born 1944
Subject of
Lewis, Norman, American, 1909 - 1979
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet): 7 15/16 × 10 1/16 in. (20.2 × 25.5 cm)
H x W (image): 6 × 9 in. (15.2 × 22.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1970s
Description
A black and white photograph of the artist Norman Lewis in his New York City studio. Lewis is pictured sitting and leaning slightly with his left arm on his left knee. He wears a checked shirt and looks directly at the camera. He is surrounded by plants with large windows behind him. On the back is the title, date and photographer's signature.
Topic
African American
Art
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.99.16
Restrictions & Rights
© Anthony Barboza
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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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