This is a black-and white photograph of a nude man on black-and-white bathroom tiles leaning back against a white bathtub with his arms extended outward.
To Swallow a Photo of Him the Way One Swallows the Eucharist


Signed, titled, dated, and numbered in ink, recto
Vintage gelatin silver print (Edition of 5)
16.5 x 11.5 inches (41.9 x 29.2 cm), image
20 x 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm), sheet

Estate stamped in black ink, verso
Lifetime gelatin silver print
10.625 x 7.125 inches (27 x 18.1 cm), image
14 x 11 inches (35.56 x 27.94 cm), sheet

Work by Bill Costa (1944-1995)