Sara Wendell Smith photographs,
1991

Summary
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-003
Dates:
1991
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
117 slides (photographs)
dupe slides, 1 volume
color
Repository:
Photographs taken by Sara Wendell Smith in 1991 of textiles by Nigerian artists. The works include Adire fabric, which is made in a resist dyeing technique, quilts and appliqués. The artists include Nike Davies, Adeyemo Kasali Onireke, Ayanniyi Akeem, Florence, Lola Yemisi, Waheed O. Saka, Rotimi Togbe, Gbenga Emmanual Togbe, Bayo Gbelekale, Lamidi Fakeye and Suzanne Wenger. Also included among the slides are scenes from Oshogbo, Nigeria.

Arrangement note
Arrangement note
Images indexed by negative number.

Administration
Author
Paul Wood
Custodial History note
Donated by Sara Wendell Smith, 1995.

Container
1

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Conditions Governing Use note
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Adire -- 1991 Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Applique -- 1991 Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Africa Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color slides Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nigeria Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Oshogbo (Nigeria) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Quilts -- 1991 Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
National Museum of African Art
P.O. Box 37012
MRC 708
Washington, DC 20013-7012
elisofonarchives@si.edu
http://africa.si.edu/collection/eliot-elisofon-photographic-archives/