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Types of Boys from Different Provinces of Guatemala

Artist/Maker: Richard B. Hoit (United States, 1887-1973)

Date: 1936
Medium: gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Sight: 7 5/8 x 9 7/8 in. (19.4 x 25.1 cm)
Mat: 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Classification: Art Works
Credit Line: Museum purchase
Object number: 2003.29.5
DescriptionThree young Guatemala Maya men in traditional clothing are shown in this photograph. They appear to wear the traje or local costume of Todos Santos Cuchumatán, Huehuetenango, which would have been much more common in the 1930’s than it is today.
Not on view
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