Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Mexican (Mexico City, Mexico, 1902 - 2002, Mexico City, Mexico)

Parabola optica (Optical Parable)

1931, printed later
photograph | gelatin silver print
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  • Parabola optica (Optical Parable)

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


9 3/4 in. x 7 1/4 in. (24.77 cm x 18.42 cm)
Acquired 2012
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser
© Colette Urbajtel / Asociación Manuel Álvarez Bravo
2012.318

Tags

eyes, signs, text, reflections, windows, storefronts, ovals


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