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Caja de Visiones (Box of Visions)
  • Manuel Alvarez Bravo
    born: Mexico City, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: Mexico
  • Caja de Visiones (Box of Visions), 1930s
  • Photographs by Manuel Alvarez Bravo portfolio
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 x 23.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 9 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Frederick M. Myers and Elizabeth Myers
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0188
Label Text

Black-and-white photograph of a woman with a garment raised over her head. There is a box with two sunbursts at center and various other designs. There are three view finders along the bottom of the box. There are trees, buildings and dark sky in background.