Smithsonian Collections

Duke Ellington

Image for Duke Ellington
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Artist
Irving Penn, 16 Jun 1917 - 7 Oct 2009
Sitter
Duke Ellington, 29 Apr 1899 - 24 May 1974
Date
1971 (printed 1984)
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Irving Penn
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
Image: 38 x 37.8 cm (14 15/16 x 14 7/8")
Sheet: 50.7 x 40.5 cm (19 15/16 x 15 15/16")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9 cm (28 x 22")
Type
Photograph
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Object number
NPG.88.70.16
Culture
Duke Ellington: American\African American
Topic
Interior
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache
Personal Attribute\Teeth
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Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz
Duke Ellington: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Restrictions & Rights
© 1971 The Condé Nast Publications, Inc.