Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Madame Sperber Group
  • Joseph Judd Pennell, photographer
    1857–1926
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
    Jon Blumb, printer
    born 1956
    born: Peoria, Illinois, United States ; active: United States
  • Madame Sperber Group, 1906
  • 75 prints made by Jon Blumb from the original negatives in the Kansas Collection
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.2 x 25 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 15/16 x 9 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Printed from negatives in Kansas Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Library
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0079
Description
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Interior scene. Large, seated African American woman surrounded by African American girls in short white dresses. There is part of a piano on the left side. There is a door in the left background.