Entering the "liquid grave"

  • Michael P. Smith, Entering the "liquid grave", 1973, gelatin silver print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © The Historic New Orleans Collection, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1983.63.1268

Title
Entering the "liquid grave"
Artist
Date
1973
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image: 9 3/8 × 6 1/2 in. (23.8 × 16.5 cm)
sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.2 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts

Mediums Description
gelatin silver print
Classifications
Keywords
  • Architecture Interior – religious – Holy Family Spiritual Church
  • Architecture Interior – religious – church
  • Figure group
  • Cityscape – Louisiana – New Orleans
  • Ceremony – religion – baptism
  • Ethnic – African-American
Object Number
1983.63.1268
Palette
Linked Open Data
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