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Mexico
  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • Mexico, 1973
  • Son of Bitch
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.3 x 35 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 x 13 3/4 in
  • Gift of H. M. G. Associates
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0141.51
Description

Black-and-white image of a dog, standing on a sidewalk in profile view, facing the right side of the image. There is a figure in front of the dog, whose hand is reached out toward the dog's face. The dog has short, white fur and a large, black spot over its right eye. There are small, dark spots on the dog's legs. There is a display window behind the dog, and in the window there is a figurine of a white dog with dark spots, turned toward the right side of the image.