Smithsonian Collections

Louis Armstrong

Image for Louis Armstrong
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Artist
Philippe Halsman, 1906 - 1979
Sitter
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971
Date
1966 (printed later)
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Medium
Chromogenic print
Dimensions
Image/sheet: 40.5 x 50.6 cm (15 15/16 x 19 15/16")
Type
Photograph
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Object number
NPG.98.36
Culture
Louis Armstrong: American\African American
Topic
Costume\Jewelry\Ring
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch
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\New York\Kings\New York
Restrictions & Rights
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