Iturbide_Magnolia with Sombrero

A black and white photo of a muxe--male dressed as a women--wearing flip flops, a sleeveless dress with an embroidered hem, a statement necklace, and a geometrically embroidered sombrero. She stands smiling and holding out her skirt in display.

Graciela Iturbide, Magnolia con sombrero (Magnolia with Sombrero), Juchitán, 1986; Gelatin silver print, 12 x 8 in.; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Museum purchase with funds donated by John and Cynthia Reed, Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund, Barbara M. Marshall Fund, Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund, Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund for Photography, Francis Welch Fund, and Jane M. Rabb Fund for Film and Photography; © Graciela Iturbide; Courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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