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Gujarat. Ahmedabad. 1966. Women spreading out their saris before the sun

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    India (made)

  • Date:

    1966 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black and white photograph

  • Museum number:

    PH.768-1978

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 918, box Q

Physical description

Black and white photograph depicting women spreading long saris out to dry, over a wide sandy surface.

Place of Origin

India (made)

Date

1966 (made)

Artist/maker

Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Black and white photograph

Dimensions

Width: 39.5 cm, Height: 29.5 cm

Descriptive line

Black and white photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson depicting women spreading their saris out in the sun at Gujarat. India, 1966.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Subjects depicted

Clothing; Fabric; Saris; Beaches; Sand; Women

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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