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Umbral (Threshold)
  • Manuel Alvarez Bravo
    1902–2002
    born: Mexico City, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: Mexico
  • Umbral (Threshold), 1947
  • Photographs by Manuel Alvarez Bravo portfolio
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.3 x 19.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 9/16 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 17 x 14 in
  • Gift of Frederick M. Myers and Elizabeth Myers
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0192
Description

Black-and-white photograph of feet of a woman at TC. The bottom of her dress is partially visible. Tile floor in background behind woman. There is a liquid spilled on the floor in doorway and on tile.