Tepper Takayama Fine Arts

Brazilian, b.1954
Soldier with Bazooka, 1999
Gelatin silver print
50 x 50 cm
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[54k image]

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

This image is from the ongoing series "Carnival on Canvas" which documents three diverse elements of Rio de Janeiro's street carnival. The photographer employs a weathered canvas to create an instant studio background for the images.

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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