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Near Saltillo
  • Paul Strand
    1890–1976
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Orgeval, France
  • Near Saltillo, 1940
  • Mexican Portfolio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.9 x 31.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 12 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase, © Aperture Foundation Inc., Paul Strand Archive
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0227.01
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a landscape scene with trees and cacti in the foreground. There are many small cacti in the foreground, surrounding various types of trees, including several palm trees. In the background, on the horizon there is a low, white building. The sky is dark and clouded.