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us: Álvarez Bravo, Lola


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    • us: Bravo, Lola Álvarez
    • us: Martínez de Anda, Dolores
    • us: Álvarez Bravo, Dolores
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        1907
    • Death Date

        1993
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Lagos de Moreno (Mexico)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Mexico City (Mexico)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Arizona. Center for Creative Photography
    • Organization

        (naf) University of Arizona. Center for Creative Photography
    • Gender

        female
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  • Sources

    • found: Escritores y artistas de México, 1982: t.p. (Lola Álvarez Bravo)
    • found: México de las mujeres, 1994: p. 16 (Lola Álvarez Bravo; b. 1907 in Oaxaca; d. 1993 in Mexico City)
    • notfound: Internat. dir. of exhib. artists, 1982;Index to art. bio., 1981;Contemp. photographers, 1982;Dicc. bio. de Méx., 1968 & 1970.
    • found: Wikipedia, June 25, 2013 (Lola Álvarez Bravo; born 1907 in Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco; died 1993 in Mexico City; Mexican photographer. Née Dolores Martinez de Anda she was a key figure along with Tina Modotti, Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and her husband Manuel Álvarez Bravo in Mexico's post-revolution renaissance. The full archive of her work is located at the Center for Creative Photography (CCP) at the University of Arizona in Tucson)
    • found: Center for Creative Photography, viewed June 25, 2013 (Born Dolores Martínez in Jalisco, Mexico, Lola Álvarez Bravo (1907-1993) was one of Mexico's most important photographers. Like other women artists linked with famous male counterparts, her work has often been overshadowed by that of her husband, renowned photographer Manuel Álvarez Bravo. During her long career, Lola Álvarez Bravo worked as a photojournalist, commercial photographer, professional portraitist, political artist, teacher, and gallery curator) {http://ccp.uair.arizona.edu/item/21399}
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