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Intervención en Veracruz (Intervention in Veracruz)
  • Pablo O'Higgins, artist
    1904–1983
    born: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: United States, Mexico
    Taller Gráfica Popular, printer
    Taller Gráfica Popular, publisher
  • Intervención en Veracruz (Intervention in Veracruz), circa 1961
  • [Intervention in Veracruz] set of nine Taller de Gráfica Popular prints for the "Latin American Conference on National Sovereignty, Economic Emancipation, and World Peace," Mexico City, March 1961
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: orange wove, wood pulp with sized rect
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 90 x 125 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 172 x 230 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/2 x 4 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 9 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0293
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Large eagle at left, rending banner (?), with two smaller men bearing rifles pointing at ship approaching dock. Spanish text block at R and captions along B, same on all prints in series. Historical image referring to American presence in 1914.