David Goldblatt
A pensioner with his wife and a portrait of her first husband, Transvaal (Gauteng), September 1962.

A pensioner with his wife and a portrait of her first husband. During the Great Depression he found work on the S.A. Railways. For the past nineteen years he had lived with his wife and daughter on this plot at Wheatlands, outside Randfontein. The plot had a windmill, a few peach trees and a patch of mealies.

printed 2006
silver gelatin print on fibre paper
31.5 x 47.5cm


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