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Baptism, seen in mirror, Israelite S.C., Lydia Gilford presiding

1973 Michael P. Smith Born: New Orleans, Louisiana 1937 Died: 2008 gelatin silver print image: 6 1/2 × 9 3/8 in. (16.5 × 23.8 cm) sheet: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts © The Historic New Orleans Collection 1983.63.1271 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Interior - religious - church

Architecture Interior - religious - Israelite Spiritual Church

Ceremony - religion - baptism

Cityscape - Louisiana - New Orleans

Ethnic - African-American

Figure group

Object - furniture - mirror

Occupation - religion - clergy

Portrait female - Gilford, Lydia - bust

photography - photoprint

gelatin silver

About Michael P. Smith

Born: New Orleans, Louisiana 1937 Died: 2008

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