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untitled (The Heirs of Zapata and Sandino Take Up Their Weapons)
  • Atilano Armenteros Ramos
    1907–1982
    born: San Luis, Cuba ; died: Havana, Cuba ; active: Cuba
  • untitled (The Heirs of Zapata and Sandino Take Up Their Weapons), 1961
  • Declaracion de la Habana (Declaration of Havana)
  • Where object was made: Cuba
  • woodcut, letterpress
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 302 x 406 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 7/8 x 16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 355 x 483 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Transfer from Art and Architecture Library
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0360.38
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Image in is black and white and depicts a crowd protesting. In the foreground is a mother carrying a child in one arm and gesturing with her other. The crowd is holding signs which read “Conquistas Revolucion Cubana Anhelamos Pueblos de Latino America” and “Go Home Gringos”. There are flags and a tree in the background.