Woman Smiling by Roy DeCarava (1952)

This photograph, titled “Woman Smiling,” was captured by the artist Roy DeCarava in the year 1952. It is a black and white image depicting a woman with a joyous expression. She is pictured in mid-laughter with her eyes closed and mouth open in a broad smile, exuding a sense of warmth and happiness. The woman is dressed in what appears to be a buttoned-up coat with a high collar and a decorative bow, which suggests a sense of style typical of the early 1950s. The photograph’s composition, lighting, and the woman’s genuine smile provide a timeless glimpse into a joyful moment.

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