Jesus Cervantes, Manuel Heredia, prisoners, Bexar County Jail, San Antonio, Texas, 6/5/80
1980, printed 1985
Gelatin silver print
Image: 46 1/2 x 37 1/2 in.
Mount: 50 1/8 x 38 1/2 in.
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
© The Richard Avedon Foundation
Avedon's WestOn view through October 1, 2023
2023 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Richard Avedon, renowned fashion and portrait photographer. As part of a national celebration, the Carter is showcasing 13 works from the acclaimed series In the American West, which the Museum commissioned in 1979 and premiered in 1985.