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Industria Pesada (Heavy Industry)
  • Alberto Beltrán, artist
    born: Mexico City, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: Mexico
    Taller Gráfica Popular, printer
    Taller Gráfica Popular, publisher
  • Industria Pesada (Heavy Industry), circa 1961
  • [Heavy Industry] 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: dark gold wove, wood pulp with sized r
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 123 x 103 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 174 x 232 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 13/16 x 4 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 7/8 x 9 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0295
Label Text
Catalogue raisonné

Image: Two men working on factory line, with tractor suspended by large hook UR, smoke and welding flames indicated. Spanish text block at R and captions along B, same on all prints in series.