Tepper Takayama Fine Arts

Brazilian, b.1954
Fantasia de Palitos de Fosforos, Centro (Matchstick Costume, Downtown), 1991
Gelatin silver print
50 x 50 cm
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[50k image]

From the series: Carnival na Lona no Brasil, (Carnival on Canvas in Brazil)

"Carnival na Lona" or "Carnival on Canvas" is an ongoing series begun in 1987, which chronicles three elements of street carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (This photograph is from the carnival in downtown Rio).

Carnival na Lona, Editorial Aeroplano, Rio de Janeiro, 2001
(A monograph of Rogerio Reis's photographic essay)

Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Massachusetts, 2002

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