GOLD MINE, SERRA PELADA, BRAZIL (FIGURE EIGHT) (FROM WORKERS)
embossed with the photographer's credit/copyright in the margin, signed, dated, and annotated 'Brasil' in pencil on the reverse, framed, 1986, printed later (An Uncertain Grace, p. 17)
17⅜ by 11⅝ in. (44.1 by 29.5 cm.)
This photograph is in generally excellent condition. When examined in raking light, a linear deposit of original retouching is visible in the upper right quadrant. There is very minor wear and a few soft creases to the margin edges.
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