Current Location:
Eberhard Center -> 2nd Floor (EC)
Location Notes:
EC; 2nd flr., South Hall Above Drinking Fountain.

Going Fishing, Ga District, Ghana

Artwork
Identifier:
2008.374.1
Artist:
Dan Watts
Credit:
Gift of Dan Watts
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2007
Dimensions:
Artworks -
Description:
Photograph of four gentlemen launching a small, woven fishing boat into the sea. Rough waters and rocks in background.
Historical Context:
Agriculture and tourism are the major economic activities of the Ga District of Ghana. Farmers grow pineapple and food staples. The government is working hard to bring in foreign investments to grow tourism and other industries. The area of Ghana around Ga District also contains a wealth of mineral resources, which the government is working to develop for the benefit of the people.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
color photography