Hiromi Tsuchida

First-aid Kit

c. 1979-1982, printed 1994
Mariko Fujii (16 at the time) was doing fire prevention work 1,000 meters from the hypocenter. After a desperate search by her father, only her first-aid kit was found. In it were medicines and diapers for her younger brother. Her body was not found.
Title
First-aid Kit
Date
c. 1979-1982, printed 1994
Medium
Photograph
Materials
gelatin silver print
Dimensions
60.4 x 50.5 cm; image: 34.2 x 27.9 cm
Nationality
Japanese
Credit line
Gift of the artist, Tokyo, 1994
Accession number
37502