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Cárdenas y la Expropación Petrolera (Cárdenas and the Expropriation of Petroleum)
  • Jesús Alvarez Amaya, artist
    1925–2010
    born: Mexico City, Mexico ; died: Mexico City, Mexico ; active: Mexico
    Taller Gráfica Popular, printer
    Taller Gráfica Popular, publisher
  • Cárdenas y la Expropación Petrolera (Cárdenas and the Expropriation of Petroleum), circa 1961
  • [Cárdenas and the Expropriation of Petroleum] 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: green wove, wood pulp with sized recto
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 90 x 118 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 174 x 231 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/2 x 4 5/8 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
  • 1999.0290
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Man's head at L, and two hard-hatted workers at oil right at R. Spanish text block at R and captions along B, same on all prints in series.