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La del Piru (Nude)

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Inscription

L.r. in pencil: M. Alvarez Bravo/Mexico. On verso in pencil: 12.10.24/110AH; # 10 "La del Piru" paladium. Printed recently by the photographer from a 1924 negative.

Provenance

Robert Klein Photography, Allston, MA; purchased October 1980.

Credit Line

Graham Gund Photography Fund and Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© Colette Urbajtel

1924, printed later

Dimensions

Image: 23.18 x 17.46 cm (9 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.) Sheet: 30.2 x 25.1 cm (11 7/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1980.360

Medium or Technique

Photograph, palladium print

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