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Shoeshine Boys, Old Town, Chicago, 1973

Black-and-white photograph of two dark-skinned boys. The one on the right leans back in a tall chair, eyeing the camera with an angry expression, wearing torn jeans. The boy to the left stands and looks off with a similar expression.

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  • Black-and-white photograph of two dark-skinned boys. The one on the right leans back in a tall chair, eyeing the camera with an angry expression, wearing torn jeans. The boy to the left stands and looks off with a similar expression.

Date:

1977

Artist:

Ozier Muhammad
American, born 1950

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Photography and Media

Artist

Ozier Muhammad

Title

Shoeshine Boys, Old Town, Chicago, 1973

Date

Made 1977

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions

21.4 × 31.5 cm (image); 27.6 × 35.3 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Promised gift of Raven Thomas Abdul-Aleem and Zaid Abdul-Aleem

Reference Number

Obj: 239565

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