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Photographic postcard featuring Ray Charles

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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
Postcard depicting a portrait of the R&B musician, Ray Charles. Charles is pictured in profile, wearing dark glasses and a dark jacket. The postcard was printed in the Netherlands.
Printed by
Gebr. Spanjersberg N.V., Dutch, founded 1859
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Ray Charles, American, 1930 - 2004
Date
1960s
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 6 × 4 in. (15.2 × 10.2 cm)
Type
portraits
photographic postcards
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Object number
2011.57.40.2
Topic
African American
Musicians
Photography
Rhythm and blues (Music)
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible