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Nayanza, Rwanda. 1994. Interahamwe Militia Used Machetes to Mutilate a Wealthy Hutu Suspected of Tutsi Sympathies. One of Many Extremist Attacks on Hutu Moderates.

Inscription

Verso, in black ink, signature of the artist and date: James Nachtwey 3/14/00

Provenance

The artist; Magnum Photos, Inc., New York; from whom purchased by MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund for Photography

1994

Dimensions

Image: 32.7 x 47.94 cm (12 7/8 x 18 7/8 in.) Sheet: 40.6 x 50.5 cm (16 x 19 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.668

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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