From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleDetail of Angel Backdrop With Flowers In Plastic Swan Vase, Huehuetenango, Guatemala
About this objectSwan vase filled with flowers on a pedestal. The vase is in front of a backdrop depicting a lake, flowers, a swan, and a gazebo by the water. This photograph was taken as part of a project undertaken by Parker and her husband Avon Neal about itinerant photographers of Guatemala throughout the 1970s. Images from these trips were published in 1984’s Los Ambulantes: The Itinerant Photographers of Guatemala.
Place MadeHuehuetenango, Guatemala
Date Madeca. 1973
Medium and MaterialsCibachrome print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Ann Parkerverso: [pencil] Detail of angel backdrop with flower in plastic swan vase, Huehuetenango, Guatemala, 1973verso: [pencil] 2009:056:005verso: [pencil] VSW
Measurements24.1 cm x 19.1 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionAnn Parker (b. 1934) is an American photographer best know for her work in Guatemala.
Subject and Association KeywordsAnn Parker
Subject and Association Keywords1970s
Subject and Association KeywordsGuatemala
Subject and Association KeywordsSwan
Subject and Association Keywordsvase
Subject and Association KeywordsBackdrop
Subject and Association KeywordsFlowers
Subject and Association KeywordsHuehuetenango
Subject and Association Keywordspedestal
Subject and Association KeywordsBirds
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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