Takeshi Ishikawa W. Eugene Smith Photographing Jitsuko-chan, Minamata, Japan

Price $1,500

Ref.# 12282

Medium Gelatin Silver Print

Photo Date 1970's  Print Date 2012

Dimensions 7.75 x 11.75 in. (197 x 298 mm)

Photo Country Japan

Photographer Country Japan

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image: 7.75 x 11.75 inches / paper: 11 x 14 inches

Gelatin Silver Print

Photographer stamp on verso, signed on verso in ink.

This image gives an intimate view of Smith engaged in photographing Jitsuko-chan, a young Minamata victim who could no longer walk or talk. Smith had a close relationship with this girl, and you can see that from this image. This print is accompanied by Smith's photograph of Jitsuko-chan, which was used in Life Magazine on June 2, 1972, p. 76.

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Photo Detail | Takeshi Ishikawa - W. Eugene Smith Photographing Jitsuko-chan, Minamata, Japan
Photo Detail | Takeshi Ishikawa - W. Eugene Smith Photographing Jitsuko-chan, Minamata, Japan