Dr. Martin Luther King's children view his body lying in state, Sister's Chapel, Spellman College, Atlanta, April 6, 1968 (from "Countdown to Eternity")

Dr. Martin Luther King's children view his body lying in state, Sister's Chapel, Spellman College, Atlanta, April 6, 1968 (from "Countdown to Eternity")

Artist: Benedict J. Fernandez (American, born 1936)

Maker/Publisher: Eastman Kodak Company (American, active from 19th century)

Copy Right Holder: The Artist

Date: 1967-68
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 15/16 x 11 in. (35.4 x 28 cm)
image: 12 1/4 x 8 1/8 in. (31.1 x 20.7 cm)
Classification: PHOTO
Credit Line: Gift of Leslie A. and Michael S. Engl, Class of 1966
Object number: 90.4.7
DescriptionPictured are Yolanda, Berenice, and Martin Luther King, III. Not pictured is Dexter Scott King.
Inscribed: l.l. in pencil: 19/50; l.r. in pencil: Benedict J Fernandez
Portfolio: Countdown to Eternity
Edition: 19/50
Terms
  • children
  • Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • casket
Not on view