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Derry, 1971, Funeral of an IRA Volunteer

Artist:
Gilles Peress (French, born 1946)
Date:
1971
Medium:
usGelatin silver print
Dimensions:
60.6 x 91.0 cm. (23 7/8 x 35 13/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.5099
Rights and Reproduction:
© Gilles Peress
Not on view
Inscription: Signed verso print in pencil. Labelled verso print: "Gilles Peress// Magnum Photos, Inc."
Magnum

Derry in the aftermath of internment, when British troops arbitrarily arrested thousands of Catholic Republican men between the ages of 18 and 50.
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