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Joanna, Age 16

Accession Number
2013/2.96

Title
Joanna, Age 16

Artist(s)
Rita Bernstein

Object Creation Date
2004

Medium & Support
gelatin silver print on paper

Dimensions
8 in x 10 in (20.32 cm x 25.4 cm)

Credit Line
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH

Subject matter
Rita Bernstein's images often focus on family life and her own children. The young woman in this image lies on a mattress; her curly hair fans out around her and takes up the entire bottom half of the image. She rests her arms on her hips and turns her head to the side.

Physical Description
The photograph shows a young girl lying on a mattress, her head at the bottom of the frame. Her spiral curls fan out around her head on the bedding in the lower foreground.

Primary Object Classification
Photograph

Collection Area
Photography

Rights
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Keywords
beds (furniture)
girls
hair (material)
indoor photography
interior lighting
reclining
single-sitter portraits

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