From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleItinerant Photographer With National Palace Backdrop
About this objectPhotographer standing with his camera in front of a backdrop depicting the Palacio Nacional de la Cultura and adjacent park in Guatemala City, Guatemala. The palace was completed in 1943 and is currently a museum. 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 MadeSantiago Atitlan, Guatemala
Date Madeca. 1973
Medium and MaterialsCibachrome print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Ann Parkerverso: [pencil] Itinerant photographer with national palace backdrop, Sanriago Atitlan, Guatemala, 1973verso: [pencil] 2009:056:025verso: [pencil] VSW
Measurements24.1 cm x 17 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 KeywordsCamera
Subject and Association KeywordsPalacio Nacional de la Cultura
Subject and Association KeywordsBackdrop
Subject and Association KeywordsGuatemala City
Subject and Association KeywordsPark
Subject and Association KeywordsPhoto Studio
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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