1965 - 2006
Created by the artist, Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006 (Garrison, New York), by inheritance to his wife, Brigitte Freed, 2006.
2006 - 2008
Brigitte Freed (Garrison, New York), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2008.
Not currently on view
New Orleans, Louisiana
Leonard Freed (American, 1929 - 2006)
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (Place Created)
Gelatin silver print
25.3 × 35.8 cm (9 15/16 × 14 1/8 in.)
© Leonard Freed / Magnum Photos, Inc.
Gift of Brigitte and Elke Susannah Freed
A group of workers sit on the ground next to a railway carriage as they eat their lunch. The people in the carriage look down through the windows at them. The workers sit around a type of outdoor stove.
Freed, Leonard. Black in white America (New York: Grossman Publishers, 1969), pp. 80-81, ill.