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The Death of Hip-Alexander Trocchi, London
  • Constantine Manos
    born 1934
    born: South Carolina, United States
  • The Death of Hip-Alexander Trocchi, London, circa 1960s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0390

Black-and-white, bust-length image of a man in three-quarters view, turned toward the left side of the image. He is seated in front of a black background and wearing a long-sleeved, black shirt that blends in with the background. He is wearing a fitted cap that is covered with light-colored, beaded decoration. He has dark hair that is combed back. His eyes are closed and he has a dark pipe hanging from the left side of his mouth, which he is holding with his proper left hand. A light-colored collar is visible from underneath his dark shirt.