Collection Artwork
Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Mexico City, Mexico, 1902 – 2002, Mexico City, Mexico)
El ensueño (The Daydream)
1931, printed later
gelatin silver print
frame size: 20 1/2 x 16 5/8 x 3/4 in.
mat window size: 9 3/8 x 7 1/4 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
Mexico, North America
2015.1.223
Inscribed and signed in pencil, verso, lower center: Para Jack El Ensueño / M Alvarez Bravo / México

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Erin Barry ’16
Inspired by the exhibition The Jewel Thief
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.