Marta Nadozirny has lived in America for thirty years and speaks no English. I had to use an interpreter in order to get this photograph.

Media - 2020.68.13 - SAAM-2020.68.13_1 - 140970
Copied Elinor Cahn, Marta Nadozirny has lived in America for thirty years and speaks no English. I had to use an interpreter in order to get this photograph., 1978, gelatin silver print, sheet: 14 × 11 in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm) image: 9 in. × 9 18 in. (22.9 × 23.2 cm), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the East Baltimore Documentary Photography Project, 2020.68.13

Artwork Details

Title
Marta Nadozirny has lived in America for thirty years and speaks no English. I had to use an interpreter in order to get this photograph.
Artist
Date
1978
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sheet: 14 × 11 in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm) image: 9 in. × 9 18 in. (22.9 × 23.2 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of the East Baltimore Documentary Photography Project
Mediums Description
gelatin silver print
Classifications
Keywords
  • Cityscape — street
  • Portrait female
  • Dress — accessory — scarf
  • Cityscape — Maryland — Baltimore
Object Number
2020.68.13

Exhibitions

Media - 1983.63.998 - SAAM-1983.63.998_1 - 55235
Welcome Home: A Portrait of East Baltimore, 1975 – 1980
July 16, 2021January 23, 2022
Welcome Home: A Portrait of East Baltimore, 1975-1980 captures a cross-section of East Baltimore residents and businesses in the 1970s, documenting the community’s history and diversity.