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Bobby McFerrin, 1980

Image for Bobby McFerrin, 1980
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Bobby McFerrin performing at a concert in Miami, FL. He is wearing a patterned shirt and glasses. His arms are above his head and are blurred in motion. His head is tilted back with his eyes closed, and he is holding a microphone in his right hand.
Photograph by
David D. Spitzer, American
Subject of
Bobby McFerrin, American, born 1950
Date
1980
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 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. (34.6 x 22.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. (34.6 x 22.6 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
2012.164.31
Topic
African American
Conductors (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Place captured
Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer