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A hand-tinted photograph of a woman

A hand-tinted photograph of a woman
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Created by
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
1950s
Type
photographic prints
portraits
Medium
silver, watercolor, and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.137.2.10
Description
A silver gelatin print hand-tinted with watercolors. The image is of a woman in a dark-colored top with a wide collar. She is smiling and is posed at an angle to the left.
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place made
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Usage
Usage conditions apply