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Phil Borges Enduring Spirit Collection, Peru - Vicentina
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Vicentina, 15 mos.
Ollantaytambo, Peru

Vicentina’s father met her mother three years ago while selling firewood at a market several miles from his village. Once Vicentina was conceived, the couple built a home in the mountains and moved in together. It is not the custom of the Quechua for couples to marry; however, they remain very monogamous. Like most Quechua children, Vicentina will breast-feed until she is almost three years old as a method of contraception for her parents. Quechua

Collection: Enduring Spirit - Peru
Artist: Photographer Phil Borges
Medium: black and white fine art photography collection
Finish: Framed

These beautiful black and white fine art photography of people portrait of indigenous cultures are the trademark of humanitarian photographer Phil Borges. All collections of Phil Borges' work are available at Hallmark Fine Art Gallery located in San Diego's La Jolla Cove. Gallery also has Phil Borges' award-winning photography books Tibetan Portrait, Enduring Spirit, and Women Empowered. Call 858-551-8108 for more information.

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