The University of Arizona

Center for Creative Photography

Fiesta, Dia de los Flores, Mexico City (canal to Xochimilco)

ID Number: 
2008.68.4
Maker: 
Born, Esther (1902-1987)
Maker nationality: 
American
Title: 
Fiesta, Dia de los Flores, Mexico City (canal to Xochimilco)
Date: 
ca. 1936
Credit line: 
Gift from the Private Collection of Beatrice Roberts
Medium: 
Gelatin silver print
Image dimensions: 
20.3 × 15.2 cm
Primary support: 
20.3 × 15.2 cm
Secondary support: 
mount, 36.7 × 27.9 cm
Description: 
flat boats filled with people, using poles to move down canal
Series title: 
Picturesque Mexico
Where created: 
Mexico / Federal District / Mexico City / Xochimilco