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Etta Jones, 1989

Image for Etta Jones, 1989
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of jazz singer Etta Jones singing at a performance in Hollywood, FL. She is photographed at a low angle and from the right. She holds the microphone in her left hand and has her eyes closed while singing. She wears a sequined black blouse several rings and a pair of earrings.
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Etta Jones, American, 1928 - 2001
Date
1989
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 7/16 in. (34.8 x 23.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 11/16 x 10 3/4 in. (34.8 x 27.3 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
2012.164.144
Topic
African American
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Place captured
Hollywood, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer