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The Camargue, France
  • Paul Strand, photographer
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Orgeval, France
    Richard Benson, printer
    born 1943
    active: United States
  • The Camargue, France, 1951
  • Portfolio Three
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21.5 x 27.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/16 x 10 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Anonymous gift, © Aperture Foundation Inc., Paul Strand Archive
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0278.09

Black-and-white image of the shore, a bridge, and an S-shaped canal. There is a bridge that extends from the bottom of the image to the center, mostly in the bottom left quadrant. There are two vertical black poles in the top right quadrant. The horizon is about is about one-fifth down from the top of the image.