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Shelby Lee Adams
2019.05.06
64 Years of Marriage
Shelby Lee Adams Archive, Rights and Reproductions
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64 Years of Marriage
Date:
1973
Credit Line:
Shelby Lee Adams Archive, Rights and Reproductions
Copyright:
© Shelby Lee Adams
Accession #:
2019.05.06
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 32.1 × 24.8 cm (12 5/8 × 9 3/4 in.) Overall, Primary Support: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11 in.)
Description:
[ Man braiding the hair of seated woman] "Photographer’s Grandparents, their names were Lee and Berthie Banks. Grandma went blind in her old age. Grandpa would help her to sit on the front porch of their home every morning in the sunshine and he would comb and braid her hair in the sunlight every morning. In the winter months they did the same by the fireplace inside."
Nationality:
United States
Genre: