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Image is dominated by a large eye looking toward the right with the words EXPOSICION 20 inscribed in black in the eye ball. The word LITOGRAFIAS is inscribed on the lower lid. At upper left the words Taller de / Grafica / Popular are shown in black. Across the lower section of the poster in black: GALERIA DE ARTE DE LA UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL. Below in red: DOLORES 11. - DEL 3 AL 13 DE MAYO.

This is a poster from Mexico. It is dated 1939 and we acquired it in 2000. Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

lithograph on newsprint

Its dimensions are

45.1 x 59.7 cm (17 3/4 x 23 1/2 in. )

It is signed

On stone right center (by tear duct): F.2.A.

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