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Louisville, 1949, Laundress
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Louisville, 1949, Laundress, 1949
  • The South
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.6 x 26.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 5/8 x 10 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0219
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Black-and-white image of an older, African American woman, shown from the waist up. She is wearing a hat and appears to be blind out of her proper right eye.