Akram Zaatari Anonymous. Studio Shehrazade, Saida, Lebanon, late 1960s. Standard frontal portrait, mandatory for candidates to military service. Hashem el Madani 2007

Artwork details

Artist
Akram Zaatari born 1966
Title
Anonymous. Studio Shehrazade, Saida, Lebanon, late 1960s. Standard frontal portrait, mandatory for candidates to military service. Hashem el Madani
Date 2007
Medium Photograph, gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions Image: 290 x 292 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Tate International Council 2008
Reference
P79404
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“On the late 1960s, the Lebanese army used to recommend candidates for military training to submit frontal and profile portraits.”

June 2011

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