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Shirley Scott, 1976

Image for Shirley Scott, 1976
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of jazz organist Shirley Scott performing in Miami Beach, FL. Scott is photographed from her right while sitting at the piano. She wears a dark blouse and pants and large lensed glasses.
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Shirley Scott, American, 1934 - 2002
Date
1976
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 7/8 x 11 in. (35.3 x 28 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
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Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Object number
2012.164.163
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Place captured
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer