Title:Scenes of the Hermanos Penitentes, New Mexico
Creator/Contributor:Cosner, E. W., creator
Scenes of penitent activity of members of Hermanos Penitentes, or the Penitente Brotherhood, in New Mexico. Also depicted
are penitent crosses and adobe structures (moradas?). Taken from a distance, with majority of images depicting penitentes
bearing crosses in outdoor desert setting. Does not include images of crucifixions or self-flagellation.
Date:ca. 1895 (issued)
Hermanos Penitentes -- Pictorial works
Penitents -- New Mexico -- Photographs
Attributed to photographer E.W. Cosner by dealer, based on presence of Cosner's name, in ink, on a duplicate photograph elsewhere.
Cosner is known to have photographed activities of the Hermanos Penitentes ca. 1895.
Title and date supplied by cataloger.
10 photographic prints on card mounts : albumen ; prints 12 x 16 cm., mounts 14 x 19 cm.
BANC PIC 2009.041--PIC