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Matchstick Boy by Jack Delano, 1941

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Collectible museum-grade fine art print, hand-printed in England and individually finished with a monogram emboss. Each sale directly supports the artisan. Listed dimensions include a white border for easy framing.


In October 1941, FSA/OWI photographer Jack Delano found himself taking photographs at the Greene County Fair, spending the day capturing working-class families having a fun day out. Amongst the many fantastic shots he took was this kid chewing on a matchstick. Brilliantly composed. – Jordan J. Lloyd

Taken: October 1941
Greene County, Georgia, United States
Jack Delano
Jordan Lloyd
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Original negative nitrate
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Matchstick Boy by Jordan J. Lloyd, 1941

This photograph is also available as a ⇲ restored & remastered colorized original print from our ⇲ ColorGraph Co. imprint.


Presented on 315gsm Hahnemühle Photo Rag® Baryta; a pleasantly warm, pure cotton paper with subtle texture, providing excellent reproduction of colour and detail, deep blacks, and perfect contrasts.


"[Untitled photo, possibly related to: At the Greene County fair, Greensboro, Georgia]"

Matchstick Boy by Jack Delano, 1941
Matchstick Boy by Jack Delano, 1941
Matchstick Boy by Jack Delano, 1941
Matchstick Boy by Jack Delano, 1941

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