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Soldier, New Jersey
  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • Soldier, New Jersey, 1951
  • Photographs Elliott Erwitt
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16.2 x 24.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 3/8 x 9 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick M. Myers
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0147
Description

Black-and-white image of soldiers marching in an outdoor setting. The soldiers are all dressed in uniforms with metal helmets, and they have rifles strapped to their backs. There is a soldier in the foreground who is looking toward the viewer and smiling while sticking his tongue out of his mouth. In the background there are are thick shrubs and trees.