On March 24 or 25, 2012, Frédéric Huijbregts took his own life, “aware that his illness would gradually rob him of his sight,” according to the Nogent Citoyen newspaper. On March 9, 2013, I discovered his photographs during my research into images of Spain taken in the 1960s, 70s and 80s by non-Spanish photographers. I found several beautiful photographs of Las Hurdes and peasants in berets, deep in conversation.
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