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Luz Restirada (Lengthened Light)
  • Manuel Alvarez Bravo
    1902–2002
    born: Mexico City, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: Mexico
  • Luz Restirada (Lengthened Light), 1944
  • Photographs by Manuel Alvarez Bravo portfolio
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.1 x 17.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 6 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 17 x 14 in
  • Gift of Frederick M. Myers and Elizabeth Myers
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0186
Description

Black-and-white photograph of a roof of a house and a tall tree at left. Sun projects a shadow of tree onto roof. Background sky is partly cloudy.