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Photography in Mexico: Selected Works from the Collections of SFMOMA and Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser

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    Lourdes Grobet, Ponzoña, Arena Coliseo,  ca. 1983; gelatin silver print; 14 x 11 in.; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, gift of Jane and Larry Reed; © Lourdes Grobet

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    Edward Weston, Tina Modotti, Half-Nude in Kimono, 1924; gelatin silver print; 9 5/8 x 4 11/16 in.; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Albert M. Bender Collection, Albert M. Bender Bequest Fund purchase; © 1981 Center for Creative Photography, Arizona Board of Regents

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    Graciela Iturbide, La Nuestra Senora de las Iguanas, Juchitan, Oaxaca, Mexico (Our Lady of the Iguanas, Juchitan, Oxaca, Mexico), 1979; gelatin silver print; 17 5/16 x 14 7/16 in.; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, gift of the artist; © Graciela Iturbide

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    Edward Weston, Pirámide del Sol, Teotihuacán, 1923; gelatin silver print; 7 9/16 x 9 1/2 in.; San Francisco Museum of Modern art, gift of Brett Weston; © 1981 Center for Creative Photography, Arizona Board of Regents

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    Enrique Metinides, Rescate de un ahogado en Xochimilco con público reflejado en el aqua (Retrieval of a drowned body from Lake Xochimilco with the public reflected in the water), 1960; gelatin silver print; 13 3/4 x 20 3/4 in.; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Anonymous Fund purchase; © Enrique Metinides

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    Alejandro Cartagena, Fragmented Cities, Juarez #2 from the series Suburbia Mexicana, 2007; inkjet print; 20 x 24 in.; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © Alejandro Cartagena

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    Nacho López, Constructores de ataúdes, Calle Nonoalco, Ciudad de México (Coffin Manufacturers, Nonoalco Street, Mexico City), 1959; printed later; gelatin silver print; 10 1/4 in. x 8 3/4 in. (26.04 cm x 22.23 cm); Collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; © Estate of Nacho López / CONACULTA-INAH

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    Oscar Fernando Gómez, Untitled from The Windows Series, 2008-2010; inkjet print; 17 1/4 in. x 24 in. (43.82 cm x 60.96 cm); Collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; © Oscar Fernando Gómez

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    Pablo Ortiz Monasterio, Y es plata, cemento o brisa, ca. 1985; gelatin silver print; 8 9/16 in. x 12 3/4 in. (21.75 cm x 32.39 cm); Collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser; © Pablo Ortiz Monasterio

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    Paolo Pellegrin, USA. El Paso, Texas. May 17, 2011. Two men, who illegally attempted to enter the U.S., run across the dry Rio Grande river back to Juarez, Mexico after being spotted by the US Border Patrol, 2011; inkjet print; 15 3/16 in. x 22 3/4 in. (38.58 cm x 57.79 cm); Collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; © Paolo Pellegrin

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    Yvonne Venegas, Nirvana from the series Maria Elvia De Hank, 2006; inkjet print; 19 1/2 in. x 24 in. (49.53 cm x 60.96 cm); Collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; © Yvonne Venegas

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    Lola Álvarez Bravo, Los gorrones, ca. 1955, printed later; gelatin silver print; 9 5/8 in. x 11 3/4 in. (24.45 cm x 29.85 cm); Collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser; © 1995 Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation

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    Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Parabola optica (Optical Parable), 1931; gelatin silver print; 9 3/4 in. x 7 1/4 in. (24.77 cm x 18.42 cm); Collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser; © Colette Urbajtel / Asociación Manuel Álvarez Bravo

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