Smithsonian Collections

Louis Armstrong

Image for Louis Armstrong
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Artist
Bob Willoughby, 30 Jun 1927 - 18 Dec 2009
Sitter
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971
Date
1956 (printed 1994)
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Willoughby
Medium
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
Image: 35.2 x 24 cm. (13 7/8 x 9 7/16")
Sheet: 40.2 x 30.3 cm. (15 13/16 x 11 15/16")
Type
Photograph
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Object number
NPG.97.92
Topic
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
Interior\Studio\Film
Louis Armstrong: Male
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet
Portrait
Place
United States\California\Los Angeles\Culver City
Restrictions & Rights
© Bob Willoughby