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Poster, Las Milicias de la Cultura/Luchan Contra el Fascismo Combatiendo la Ignorancia (The Militias of the Culture Fight Against Fascism Fighting Ignorance), ca. 1936

This is a Poster. It was designed by Mauricio Amster and made for (as the client) Ministry of Public Instruction. It is dated ca. 1936 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by William P. Mangold. It is credited Gift of William P. Mangold.

Its dimensions are

100.1 x 68.1 cm (39 7/16 x 26 13/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in black ink, lower right: mauricio amster / UGT [in a square]

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower left: “GRAFICAS VALENCIA” intervenido U.G.T.-C.N.T.

Cite this object as

Poster, Las Milicias de la Cultura/Luchan Contra el Fascismo Combatiendo la Ignorancia (The Militias of the Culture Fight Against Fascism Fighting Ignorance), ca. 1936; Designed by Mauricio Amster Cats, Chilean (1907 - 1980); Spain; lithograph on paper; 100.1 x 68.1 cm (39 7/16 x 26 13/16 in.); Gift of William P. Mangold; 1997-21-2

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