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Entering the "liquid grave"

1973 Michael P. Smith Born: New Orleans, Louisiana 1937 Died: 2008 gelatin silver print image: 9 3/8 × 6 1/2 in. (23.8 × 16.5 cm) sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.2 × 20.3 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts © The Historic New Orleans Collection 1983.63.1268 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Interior - religious - church

Architecture Interior - religious - Holy Family Spiritual Church

Ceremony - religion - baptism

Cityscape - Louisiana - New Orleans

Ethnic - African-American

Figure group

photography - photoprint

gelatin silver

About Michael P. Smith

Born: New Orleans, Louisiana 1937 Died: 2008

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