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Art Blakey

Artist
Abe Frajndlich, born 1946
Sitter
Art Blakey, 11 Oct 1919 - 16 Oct 1990
Date
1986 (printed 2000)
Type
Photograph
Medium
Chromogenic print
Dimensions
Image: 38.2 x 38 cm (15 1/16 x 14 15/16")
Sheet: 50.8 x 40.5 cm (20 x 15 15/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Paulette and Kurt Olden in memory of Lily E. Kay
Restrictions & Rights
© 2000, Abe Frajndlich
Object number
NPG.2000.75
Culture
Art Blakey: American\African American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Place
United States\New York\Kings\New York