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Cristo with Thorns, Huexotla
  • Paul Strand
    1890–1976
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Orgeval, France
  • Cristo with Thorns, Huexotla, 1932
  • Where object was made: United States
  • platinum print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.7 x 19.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: National Endowment for the Arts, © Aperture Foundation Inc., Paul Strand Archive
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0118
Description
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Black-and-white image of a sculpture/mannequin of a bearded male figure (identified as Christ) with long hair and a crown of thorns. There are streaks of blood running down the face. On the right side of the photogrpah are leaves.