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Woman, Patzcuaro
  • Paul Strand
    1890–1976
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Orgeval, France
  • Woman, Patzcuaro, 1933
  • Mexican Portfolio, 1940, 1967
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 40 x 31.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 3/4 x 12 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase, © Aperture Foundation Inc., Paul Strand Archive
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0227.06
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a seated woman in three-quarters view, turned toward the right side of the image. She is seated in front of a stone wall and there is a woven basket on her lap. She is wearing a long, dark robe that covers her head and the top part of her body, and her legs are covered by a long, light-colored skirt.