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Red Jackson with His Mother and Brother, Harlem, New York

Gordon Parks (1912-2006)

Object Details

  • Date


  • Object Type


  • Medium

    Gelatin silver print

  • Dimensions

    13 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.

  • Inscriptions


    u.l. in graphite: 1948 1-Page 95

    u.c. printed in ink: LIFE PHOTO / BY / Gordon Parks [handwritten in graphite]

    u.r. printed in ink: OCT 8 1945

    c.r. on white label: N DIRECT TO / JOHNSON / M 5-01

    c. in graphite: 1 neg 50% [enclosed in circle] / u [enclosed in circle]

    c.r. in graphite: 53 / 00 / 10

    c.r. in grease pencil: 66.3

    c. in red grease pencil: G

    l.l. printed in blue: 27655

    l.l. in blue pencil: xRaces-Negroes / xYouth-US-Boys

    l.c. printed in red ink: USED IN LIFE NOV 1 1948 P. 99 [in graphite]

    l.c. in graphite: (r) [in blue pencil] LEONARD "RED" X [in blue pencil] JACKSON [underlined in blue pencil] holds ball of yarn / while his mother knits. His older brother / ARTHUR [underlined in blue pencil] X [in blue pencil] sketches. / Jackson (l) [in and underlined in blue pencil]

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas

  • Accession Number


  • Copyright

    © The Gordon Parks Foundation

Additional details

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