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Snake charmer Saya Tin kisses the King Cobra on its forehead, Rangoon, Burma

1949
Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908–2004)


Dimensions

Image: 15.9 x 22.9 cm (6 1/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2002.652

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Provenance

Michael Mattis; Neal and Susan Yanofsky, Carlisle, Massachusetts; gift to MFA, December 18, 2002.

Credit Line

Gift of Neal and Susan Yanofsky