Smithsonian Collections

Muddy Waters and Isaac Washington

Image for Muddy Waters and Isaac Washington
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Artist
John Cohen, 1932 - 2019
Sitter
Muddy Waters, 4 Apr 1915 - 30 Apr 1983
Isaac Washington, active mid-20th Century
Date
1959
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
Image: 16.4cm x 23.7cm (6 7/16" x 9 5/16")
Sheet: 20.3cm x 25.4cm (8" x 10")
Type
Photograph
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Object number
NPG.96.76
Culture
Isaac Washington: American\African American
Muddy Waters: American\African American
Topic
Interior
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar
Music\Musical instrument\Harmonica
Isaac Washington: Male
Isaac Washington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician
Muddy Waters: Male
Muddy Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist
Muddy Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues
Muddy Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Blues
Portrait
Place
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Restrictions & Rights
© John Cohen, courtesy Deborah Bell, New York