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Collection Name:

Photographs of Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1977 portfolio)

Creator:

Álvarez Bravo, Manuel, 1902-2002

Life Dates:

1902-02-04-2002-10-19

Nationality:

Mexican

No. of Items:

15

Span Dates:

1920-1972, printed 1977

Description:

Portfolio entitled Photographs of Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Geneva, Switzerland: Acorn Editions, 1977). The edition was limited to 100 portfolios, numbered from 1 to 100, and signed by the artist; this copy is number 40. The portfolio contains 15 modern gelatin silver prints, printed and signed in 1977, from vintage negatives made between 1920 and 1972 by Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002).

Accession No(s):

980:0012:0001-0015

Provenance:

Gift of George Peterkin, Jr., 1980 (G 747 and G 748).

Location(s):

f TR 654 A594 1977 HRC-P (980:0012:0001-0015)
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