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

Broadsheet entitled Calaveras de Monton. Panel 1.

José Guadalupe Posada (Mexican, 1851–1913) Broadside shows a male skeleton dressed in a charro outfit wielding a machete in a graveyard, apparently in the process of creating more skeletons--a crowd of skeletons surrounds him and skulls lie at his feet. The text block is decorated with four small skulls. (Source: Library of Congress- 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.
Exhibit Tags:
broadsheets, José Guadalupe Posada, and Panel 1.