Description at the back: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, 1966.
Photographer: Henri Cartier-Bresson
Groups of young men washing white bundles of fabric in the river.
Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) was a French humanist photographer considered a master of candid photography, and an early user of 35 mm film. He pioneered the genre of street photography, and conceived of photography as capturing a decisive moment. His work has influenced many photographers.