Enlarged Contact Sheet, John F. Kennedy, and JFK and Mrs. Kennedy holding John, Jr.

Enlarged Contact Sheet, John F. Kennedy, and JFK and Mrs. Kennedy holding John, Jr.

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Description
The center column of photographs on this contact sheet show John F. Kennedy with Jacqueline Kennedy holding John, Jr. the two outside columns reveal a Kennedy's discomfort at being photographed. In the frame in the lower right, Avedon was able to to Kennedy relaxed, but the image is out of focus. It was the one photograph from this session Avedon regretted missing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
date made
1961-01-03
depicted
Kennedy, Jacqueline Bouvier
Kennedy, Jr., John
Kennedy, John F.
photographer
Avedon, Richard
maker
Avedon, Richard
place made
United States: Florida, Palm Beach
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 in x 27 7/8 in; 71.12 cm x 70.8025 cm
ID Number
PG.67.102.063
accession number
270571
catalog number
67.102.63
Credit Line
Gift of the Photographer
subject
Portraits
Presidency
Family
First Ladies
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Richard Avedon Collection
Art
Photography
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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