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Artist: Jesús Escobedo, Mexican, 1918–1978
Publisher: Taller de Gráfica Popular, Mexico City, founded 1937

El fascismo: 8a conferencia, Cómo combatir el fascismo (Fascism: 8th Lecture, How to Combat Fascism)

1939

Color lithograph

46.5 × 67 cm (18 5/16 × 26 3/8 in.)
Gift of Monroe E. Price, B.A. 1960, LL.B 1964, and Aimée Brown Price, M.A. 1963, Ph.D. 1972
2010.175.9
The last poster in the fascism series strikes a more positive note than the others: the image implies that if the major segments of Mexican society—professionals, the military, laborers, and peasants—work together, they can combat fascism.
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Culture: 
Mexican
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints - Posters
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

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