Collection of Mexican posters by Various artists

A collection of 16 posters: 1) Francisco Mora, IV Congresso de la CTAL, 1953; 2) Pablo O'Higgins & Beltran, 1st Congress of Petrol Workers, 1948; 3) Angel Bracho, Julius & Ethel Rosenberg, 1953; 4) Anon, Aqui estamos todos, 1942; 5) Isidoro Ocampo, La risa del Pueblo con su musica, 1939; 6) Arturo Garcia Bustos, 28 Anos de Lucha, 1947; 7) Jesus Escobedo, La Entrada triumphal del Generalisimo, 1940; 8) Leopoldo Mendez, Los tranviarios luchan…,1943; 9) Jesus Escobedo, El Facismo 8th Conference, 1939; 10) Alfredo Zalce, La URSS, 1949 (?); 11) Isidoro Ocampo, July 1st 1936, 1938; 12) Isidoro Ocampo, El Facismo 7th Conference, 1939; 13) Alfredo Zalce, La risa del Puelblo - El Retorno del automovil gris, 1939; 14) Leopoldo Mendez, 1753-1953 Gloria to Hidalgo, 1953; 15) Angel Bracho, Victoria 1945, 1945 (main illustration); 16) Alfredo Zalce, [President Cardenas and the nationalisation of the oil industry], 1952/4.


Details

Medium:
Poster
Dimensions:
Various
Acquired in:
2008
Presented by:
Aldama Foundation through The Art Fund

Provenance

Aldama Foundation.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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