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Mexican beet worker washing up after a day's work near East Grand Forks, Minnesota
  • Russell Lee
    1903–1986
    born: Ottawa, Illinois, United States ; died: Austin, Texas, United States ; active: United States
  • Mexican beet worker washing up after a day's work near East Grand Forks, Minnesota, 1937
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.2 x 18.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 7 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0125
Description
Exhibitions

Black-and-white image of a male figure washing his face at a basin. The basin is on a table next to a bucket. There is a mirror hanging on the wall. There is a towel bar with a white towel on it behind the man. There is a door on the left side of the image.