From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleFirst Look At Photographer’s Portrait, San Cristobal Totonicapan, Guatemala
About this objectWoman with a child in a baby wrap on her back looking at her photographic portrait. Behind her a camera, display board of photographs, and a photographer can be seen. 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 MadeSan Cristobal Totonicapan, Guatemala
Medium and MaterialsCibachrome print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Ann Parkerverso: [pencil] First look at photographer’s portrait, San Cristobal Totonicapan, Guatemala, 1972verso: [pencil] 2009:056:019verso: [pencil] VSW
Measurements24 cm x 16.9 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 KeywordsPhoto Studio
Subject and Association KeywordsSan Cristobal Totonicapan
Subject and Association KeywordsChildren
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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