"Untitled (#1)" (1998)

"Untitled (#1)," 1998
From the "Deep South" series
Tea-toned gelatin silver print, 38 x 48 inches
© Sally Mann
Courtesy the artist and Edwyn Houk Gallery, New York

"One of the appropriate metaphoric things in this whole process is that I found out from a doctor that collodion was used in surgery during the Civil War to bind wounds, and I thought 'Oh, how fitting that I should be taking this process to the deep South.'"
- Sally Mann