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James Baldwin
  • Robert Adelman
    born: Brooklyn, New York, United States ; died: Miami Beach, Florida, United States
  • James Baldwin, 1964
  • "Everybody Knows His Name," published in Esquire magazine, August 1964
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16.7 x 24.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 9/16 x 9 3/4 in
    Frame Dimensions: 32 1/4 x 16 1/4 x 3/4 in 1980.0475–1980.0477 framed together
    Weight: 7 lbs
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0475
Label Text

Black-and-white image of an African American man (identified as James Baldwin) wearing white shirt and dark tie, sitting on sofa. There are records standing up next to the sofa.