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Boy, Uruapan
  • Paul Strand
    1890–1976
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Orgeval, France
  • Boy, Uruapan, 1940
  • Mexican Portfolio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 40.01 x 31.43 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
  • 1973.0227.07
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a young boy seated on the ground, his knees raised in front of his body. He is wearing a wide-brimmed, straw hat, and there is a large piece of dark fabric draped over his proper right shoulder. He is gazing toward the viewer and his left hand is placed on the left side of his neck. His right arm is resting in his lap. He is wearing a white, long-sleeved shirt and white pants.