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Mexico City. 1934

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Mexico (made)

  • Date:

    1964 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black and white photograph

  • Museum number:

    PH.727-1978

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 918, box N

Physical description

Black and white photograph depicting a teenage boy in working clothes and flat cap, seated in front of a large wreath of white flowers. He is partially covering his face with his hands.

Place of Origin

Mexico (made)

Date

1964 (made)

Artist/maker

Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Black and white photograph

Dimensions

Width: 29.5 cm, Height: 39.5 cm

Descriptive line

Black and white photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson depicting a teenage boy in working clothes and flat cap, seated in front of a large wreath of white flowers. Mexico City, 1934.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Subjects depicted

Funeral; Boys; Teenagers; Wreaths; Adolescence; Workers; Flowers

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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