David Goldblatt

South African (Randfontein, South Africa, 1930)

On Freedom Square, Kliptown, Soweto, Johannesburg...

photograph | pigment inkjet print
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  • On Freedom Square, Kliptown, Soweto, Johannesburg...

    David Goldblatt, On Freedom Square, Kliptown, Soweto, Johannesburg..., 2003; pigment inkjet print, 33 7/16 in. x 41 3/4 in. (85 cm x 106 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Foto Forum purchase; © David Goldblatt

33 7/16 in. x 41 3/4 in. (85 cm x 106 cm)
Acquired 2006
Collection SFMOMA
Foto Forum purchase
© David Goldblatt


Congress of the People, South Africa, apartheid, poverty, shantytowns, historic places

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