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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: José Guadalupe Posada, Mexican, 1852–1913

Tristísimas Lamentaciones de un Enganchado (The very sad lamentations of a contract laborer)

1904

Zinc etching

sheet: 30 × 20.4 cm (11 13/16 × 8 1/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Holmes Pearson, B.A. 1932, Ph.D. 1941
1954.4.6
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Culture: 
Mexican
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
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