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Barata De Calaveras Broadside - Posada, Jose - 1851. [1216522]
Antonio Vanegas Arroyo, Mexico - A rare broadside by Mexican illustrator and political satirist Jose Posada (1851-1913) , no date but circa 1907. Printed on one side of thin paper, with tears, chips, dampstains, and edge soil and browning. One small piece missing affects the publisher's imprint. Posada's broadsides were known as calaveras ("skulls") , and became associated with the celebration of Dia de los Muertos. Titled "Barrata de Calaveras / Lindas Gatas, Hermosas Garbanceras, sois Inmundas, Huesosas Calaveras" with rhyming verse below. Scarce, with one copy found on OCLC. ; 15 1/4" x 11"
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Last Found On: 2016-10-02           Check availability:      IberLibro    


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