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Woman and Boy, Tenanaingo
  • Paul Strand
    1890–1976
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Orgeval, France
  • Woman and Boy, Tenanaingo, 1940
  • Mexican Portfolio
  • 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
  • 1973.0227.09
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a young boy and a woman. The boy is standing in the left side of the image, and he is leaning against a wooden post in the right side of the image with his proper left arm. The woman is kneeling in the right side of the image, and her proper left hand is on her chin. She is wearing a dark shawl that is draped over her head and around her shoulders. The boy is wearing a wide-brimmed straw hat, and a patterned poncho and light-colored pants. Both of the figures are gazing toward the right side of the image.