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Shelf 3D (PDC) -> Posada Print Collection Box 011
Location Notes:
PDC; Section 3; Shelf D; Posada Print Collection Box 011

José Guadalupe Posada Print Collection ➔ Tristes Recuerdos de los Entierros de Madero y Pino Suarez (Sad Memories of the Funerals of Madero and Pino Suarez)

Artwork
Medium:
Newsprint
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 14.5 in Width: 10.75 in
Description:
The title, "Tristes Recuerdos de los Entierrosde Madero y Pino Suarez" means "Sad Memories of the Funeralsof Madero and Pino Suarez". The image is in black and white with a partial border and is double sided. Front: The title is at the top and below there is a photograph of a train car and a crowd of people standing around it, and in the sky are both Madero and Suarez' faces. Next to the photo are two decorative flowers in completely black ink. Below this are four columns of text. The border goes around completely except above the title. This is a two sided broadside "a" is the front.
Historical Context:
Madero –– Francisco I. Madero was made President after leading the revolt against Porfirio, who was attempting to start a dictatorship. Madero was a wealthy landowner but stood for social justice and democracy.