[Boy Looking at a Sculpture in a Glass Case]

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Photograph of a Hispanic boy bending over with his hands on his knees to look at an abstract stone sculpture. The boy, who is standing on the right-hand side of the image, is wearing a striped shirt and blue trousers with a belt. The stone sculpture is enclosed in a glass case and rested on a brown painted podium. There is a yellowed newspaper and a photograph next to it. People are visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 9 x 13 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1998.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Mexic-Arte Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 19 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Mexic-Arte Museum

Since its inception in 1984, the Mexic-Arte Museum has been a pioneer institution in the museum field as one of the few Mexican and Mexican-American Art museums in the United States. The museum contributes to Latino cultural enrichment and works to improve the quality of life through innovative exhibitions and educational programming.

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Description

Photograph of a Hispanic boy bending over with his hands on his knees to look at an abstract stone sculpture. The boy, who is standing on the right-hand side of the image, is wearing a striped shirt and blue trousers with a belt. The stone sculpture is enclosed in a glass case and rested on a brown painted podium. There is a yellowed newspaper and a photograph next to it. People are visible in the background.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 9 x 13 cm.

Source

  • Taste of Mexico, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, Texas, May 2000

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • 1998

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  • April 10, 2013, 5:42 a.m.

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[Boy Looking at a Sculpture in a Glass Case], photograph, 1998; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth304542/: accessed July 5, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mexic-Arte Museum.