Illustrating Mexico one page at a time-Print Art of José Guadalupe Posada

Broadsheet depicting Calavera del Cine. Panel 1.

José Guadalupe Posada (Mexican, 1851–1913). Posada, who through his graphic work represented with a festive, joyful and caustic vision the popular collective imagination of Mexicans, often focused on the depiction of Calaveras or skulls. This broadsheet depicts a skull of a movie-maker. Fair academic use only. Posted according to section 108 of title 17 of the United States Code, §201.14: Warnings of copyright for use by individual libraries and archives.
Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe, ca. 1880-1910.