Philip Jones Griffiths. PAPUA NEW GUINEA

 

Philip Jones Griffiths
PAPUA NEW GUINEA. Woman wearing a bra sold to her by missionairies to cover up her nakedness. Missionaries are obsessed with breasts. These storm troopers of cultural imperialism impose brassieres on reluctant women (although some recipients do find then useful for carrying coconuts). 1973

© Philip Jones Griffiths /Magnum Photos

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