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Asesinato del General Sandino detras del Viejo Campo de Aviación (Assassination of General Sandino Behind the Old Airport)
  • Armando Morales
    1927–2011
    born: Granada, Nicaragua ; died: Managua, Nicaragua ; active: Nicaragua, United States
  • Asesinato del General Sandino detras del Viejo Campo de Aviación (Assassination of General Sandino Behind the Old Airport), 1993
  • La Saga de Sandino (The Saga of Sandino)
  • Where object was made: Nicaragua
  • color lithograph
  • Paper Type: Arches cover
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 692 x 527 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 27 1/4 x 20 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 762 x 558.8 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30 x 22 in
  • Gift of the Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin, by exchange
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0126.10
Description

Color lithograph depicting men kneeling in center right of image with men standing above them in center left. The men on center left are in uniform and lined in a row, holding pistols and shooting the men on right of image. On the ground, bottom right, we see a lantern. It is dark behind the figures.