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Los Perros durmiendo ladran (Sleeping Dogs Bark)
  • Manuel Alvarez Bravo
    1902–2002
    born: Mexico City, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: Mexico
  • Los Perros durmiendo ladran (Sleeping Dogs Bark), 1966
  • Photographs by Manuel Alvarez Bravo portfolio
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23 x 19.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Frederick M. Myers and Elizabeth Myers
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0189
Description
Label Text

Black-and-white image of a dog lying on a rock surface, in front of part of a wooden gate that is leaning toward the right side of the image. The dog is white with large, black spots on its face. The background is dark and the top of the wooden gate is covered with dark shadows.