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Artist: Francisco Dosamantes, Mexican, 1911–1986
Publisher: Taller de Gráfica Popular, Mexico City, founded 1937

Taller de Gráfica Popular, Exposición 20 litografías (Taller de Gráfica Popular: Exhibition of 20 Lithographs)

1939

Color lithograph

sheet: 43.5 × 59.5 cm (17 1/8 × 23 7/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Holmes Pearson, B.A. 1932, Ph.D. 1941
1954.4.28
This arresting poster advertises an exhibition of lithographs in Mexico City only two years after the founding of the workshop, although this was not the Taller’s very first exhibition: that took place as early as March 1938, at the Artists’ Union of Chicago.
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Culture: 
Mexican
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints - Posters
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