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Skylight (Gorrión, claro)

A work made of gelatin silver print, no. 13 from the portfolio "photographs by manuel alvarez-bravo" (1977).

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print, no. 13 from the portfolio "photographs by manuel alvarez-bravo" (1977).

Date:

1938/40, printed 1977

Artist:

Manuel Alvarez Bravo
Mexican, 1902–2002

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Manuel Alvarez-Bravo

Title

Skylight (Gorrión, claro)

Place

Mexico (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1938–1940

Medium

Gelatin silver print, No. 13 from the portfolio "Photographs by Manuel Alvarez-Bravo" (1977)

Edition

5 of 100

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; signed and inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: "M. AlvarezBravo. / México. / 5/100"

Dimensions

Image: 18.3 × 24.1 cm (7 1/4 × 9 1/2 in.); Paper: 20.1 × 25.4 cm (7 15/16 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Frederick M. and Elizabeth L. Myers

Reference Number

1981.626

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