Matrona, Juchitán, Oaxaca

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Object Details

Title:

Matrona, Juchitán, Oaxaca

Artist/Maker:

Graciela Iturbide (Mexican, born 1942)

Culture:

Mexican

Place:

Juchitán, Oaxaca, Mexico (Place created)

Date:

1984

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2007.11.7

Dimensions:

30.6 × 20.6 cm (12 1/16 × 8 1/8 in.)

Copyright:

© Graciela Iturbide

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A woman sits as her hair is done by two women holding ribbons. To her right, a boy stands in the doorway holding a toy gun in his hand.

Provenance
1984 - 2007

Created by the artist, Graciela Iturbide, Mexican, born 1942 (Mexico City, Mexico), sold through ROSEGALLERY (Santa Monica, California) to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007.

Exhibitions
The Goat's Dance: Photographs by Graciela Iturbide (December 18, 2007 to April 13, 2008)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), December 18, 2007 to April 13, 2008
Bibliography

Todd, Connie, ed. Graciela Iturbide: Eyes to Fly With (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2006), p. 72.

Bellatin, Mario and Elena Poniatowska. Graciela Iturbide: Juchitán de las mujeres, 1979-1989 (Barcelona: Editorial RM, 2010), p. 97, ill.