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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1972
  • Son of Bitch
  • Where object was made: Brazil
  • 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
  • 1982.0141.54
Description

Black-and-white image of a small dog walking on a sidewalk along the edge of a cobblestone street that runs horizontally across the image. The street is in the lower two-thirds of the image, and the dog is walking on a cement sidewalk, toward the left side of the image. There is a strip of leafy hedges visible in a strip along the top of the image. The dog has long, dark fur and a short tail.