Fred Maroon, ‘Afghanistan: The Hindu Kush’, 1968, Artist's Proof

The Hindu Kush mountain range once slowed invaders, but today, paved roads open up passes. A stranger sees the "roof of the world" in a lynx-bordered wool-fleece greatcoat, matching tunic and flared pants.

Series: Along the Silk Route in Afghanistan 1968

Image rights: © Fred J. Maroon

About Fred Maroon

American, September 24, 1924 - November 5, 2001, New Brunswick, New Jersey, based in Washington, DC, United States