15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The red catrin
This photo was taken during Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) festivities in the streets of Oaxaca City. Many people, locals and tourists, were disguised as catrines. La Catrina or The Elegant Skull is the icon of the Mexican Día de Muertos.
© Claudia Maldonado.
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||Nov. 30, 2017, 1:05 p.m.