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The Death of Hip-A Band of Troubadours, Paris
  • Constantine Manos
    born 1934
    born: South Carolina, United States
  • The Death of Hip-A Band of Troubadours, Paris, circa 1960s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0398
Description

Black-and-white image of three young men standing in front of a stone wall. The man in the left side of the image has shaggy, dark, straight hair and he eating something, his proper right hand is raised to his mouth. He is wearing a dark, long-sleeved top and light-colored, knitted scarf. The man in the center is also eating, his right hand raised to his mouth, and he is leaning forward. He has light-colored hair that is parted in the center, and he is wearing a dark, long-sleeved shirt. The man in the right side of the image is in three-quarters view, turned toward the right, and he has dark, straight, shoulder-length hair. He is wearing a long-sleeved, black shirt.