[Digital South Asia Library]

Keagle Photo Archive

Title Street-side barber A larger version of this photograph is available by clicking on the small size photo below.

[Street-side barber]
Photographer Robert Keagle
Date 1945
Subject occupation, city, barber
Notes Calcutta street-side barber deftly uses his straight razor to clean up his customer's face. Squatting by the wayside, these barbers kept rickshaw pullers-- and others, ""cleanly"" shaven. Their little pot of water served to clean off razor and wipe down the customers' faces."
Location Calcutta
Original negative held