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Branford Marsalis, 1991

Image for Branford Marsalis, 1991
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Branford Marsalis playing saxophone at a performance in Moscow, Idaho. He is wearing a vertically striped suit with occasional horizontal stripes and a black shirt. The photo is taken from a relatively low angle and part of Marsalis's right shoulder and arm are obscured by an unidentified object.
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Branford Marsalis, American, born 1960
Date
1991
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 3/4 x 9 5/16 in. (35 x 23.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 10 5/8 in. (35.2 x 27 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
2012.164.25
Topic
African American
Composers (Musicians)
Conductors (Musicians)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Place captured
Moscow, Latah County, Idaho, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer