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New Guinea
  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • New Guinea, 1961
  • Son of Bitch
  • Where object was made: New Guinea
  • 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
  • 1982.0141.64
Description

Black-and-white image of semi-nude indigenous people. All of the people wear garments to cover themselves from waist down. Three people in image wear objects on their head and around their neck. They sit on a grass covered ground. There is a dog over the lap of the person sitting at center. Dog's mouth is wide open.