Iturbide_Self Portrait as Seri

A black and white self portrait of Graciela Iturbide who sits facing the camera, unsmiling with her hair wore down and parted in the middle. Her face is painted in traditional Seri marks, consisting of little white and colored dots horizontally across her cheeks and nose, and three triangle shapes on each of her cheeks.

Graciela Iturbide, Autorretrato como Seri (Self-Portrait as Seri), Sonoran Desert, 1979; Gelatin silver print, 6 ¾ x 6 ¾ in.; Courtesy of the artist; © Graciela Iturbide; Courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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