Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Elliott Erwitt
    born 1928
    born: Paris, France
  • Siberia, 1967
  • Son of Bitch
  • Where object was made: Bratsk, Soviet Union (present-day Russia)
  • 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
  • 1982.0141.96
Label Text

Black-and-white photograph of a wet dog walking along a wet blacktop surface. Puddles of water are noticable at center. In background there is a wall decorated with old communist propoganda such as a strong worker at the right and the happy communist family at left. Image of Lenin at center.