Is this real or fake?
Perhaps both! Dioramas have been a source tension between life and death, real and fake, and education and spectacle. More on Hiroshi Sugimoto’s work and pop culture.
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Sable Antelope, 1994, Hiroshi Sugimoto. Gelatin silver print, 16 11/16 x 21 5/16 in. The J. Paul Getty Museum. Purchased with funds provided by the Photographs Council. © Hiroshi Sugimoto