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Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker
Usage Conditions Apply
Artist
Murray Korman, 1901 - 9 Aug 1961
Sitter
Josephine Baker, 3 Jun 1906 - 12 Apr 1975
Date
c. 1936
Type
Photograph
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
Image: 34.6 × 27 cm (13 5/8 × 10 5/8")
Sheet: 35.5 × 28 cm (14 × 11")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Topic
Costume\Headgear\Headdress
Interior
Interior
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Net
Autograph
Josephine Baker: Female
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie
Josephine Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer
Josephine Baker: Legion of Honor
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Object number
NPG.87.145
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery