Ma Barboza

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2 images
Photograph by
Barboza, Anthony, American, born 1944
Subject of
Barboza, Lillian, American, 1924 - 1974
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (sheet): 13 15/16 × 11 in. (35.4 × 28 cm)
H x W (image): 8 9/16 × 8 1/2 in. (21.8 × 21.6 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 photographic portrait of Anthony Barboza's mother, Lillian Barboza. Mrs. Barboza stands just to the right of center frame, wearing a floral print shirt with the sleeves rolled up past her elbows. Her hair is pulled back and she wears eyeglasses. She holds something between both hands, held closely in front of her. She stands next to an open doorway with a patterned wallpaper-cover wall and a floral print chair behind her.
Topic
African American
Families
Motherhood
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.99.41
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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