Mexico City, Mexico: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo. Good. 1910. Broadside. A rare broadside by Mexican illustrator and political satirist Jose Posada (1851-1913). Printed on one side of thin paper with a few chips and tears, and a dampstain on left margin. Posada's broadsides were known as calaveras ("skulls") , and became associated with the holiday of Dia de los Muertos. Titled "Calavera de la Penitenciaria," with rhyming verse and an illustration of an Eiffel Tower made of skulls. Scarce, with no copies found on OCLC. ; 15 1/4" x 11" . (Inventory #: 012098)
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