Elliott Erwitt (*1928)
Girl on the lower deck of the hijacked cruise liner Santa Maria, Portugal / Brazil, 1961
Portuguese and Spanish political rebels seized control of the Portuguese cruise liner »Santa Maria«, aiming to force political change in Portugal. The action was also known as Operation Dulcinea, the code name given by its chief leader, Portuguese military officer, writer and politician Henrique Galvão.
Gelatin silver print
Image dimensions 29,6 x 20,7 cm (29,6 x 20,7 inch)
Double weight paper, semi-matte surface
Photographer's agency credit stamp and neg. no. »61-5-14/27« stamp on the reverse
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