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Shelf 3C (PDC) -> Posada Print Collection Box 010
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PDC; Section 3; Shelf C; Posada Print Collection Box 010

José Guadalupe Posada Print Collection ➔ El Mosquito Americano (The American Mosquito)

Artwork
Medium:
Newsprint
Date:
circa 1900
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 11.75 in Width: 7.75 in
Description:
The title, "El Mosquito Americano" means "The American Mosquito". The images are in black and white and with a border. It has an image on the front and the back. Front: The top of the image is a depiction of five people in all different styles of clothing, both expensive and regular, running from large mosquitos that are attacking them from above. Below this is the title, and then a small poem below that within it's own separate section. Then there are two columns of text at the bottom. Back: On the back there are two large columns of text, divided with a decorative barrier between the two columns. At the bottom of the image there are three small decorative shapes.