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Bearded Man with Tree, Venice, CA
  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • Bearded Man with Tree, Venice, CA, 1976
  • Recent Developments
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 29.7 x 20.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 11/16 x 7 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. Albert B. Cohen
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0158
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Black-and-white, waist-length image of a man in profile view. He is standing in and walking toward the left side of the image, and there is a wall in the foreground that covers the lower part of his body. The man is wearing a fitted, black hat with a small brim in the front, and he has dark, curly hair that is tied into a short ponytail at the back of his neck. He is wearing dark sunglasses, he has a long, dark beard, and he is wearing a black, long-sleeved shirt. There is a palm tree in the right side of the image and a low, white building behind the tree. There are power lines above the building.