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Nina Simone, 1977

Image for Nina Simone, 1977
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of singer Nina Simone performing in Coral Gables, FL. Simone is photographed in profile from the right. She holds a microphone in her right hand and her left hand is extended in front of her. She wears a light colored dress and large dangling earrings.
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Nina Simone, American, 1933 - 2003
Date
1977
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 9 3/16 in. (34.8 x 23.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 x 10 1/2 in. (35.5 x 26.6 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Object number
2012.164.125
Topic
African American
Folk (Music)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Rhythm and blues (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
Place captured
Coral Gables, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer