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Augusto Cesar Sandino
  • Erik Ruin, artist
    born 1978
    born: Michigan United States ; active: United States
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    C & D Printshop, printer
  • Augusto Cesar Sandino, 2002
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 435 x 281 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/8 x 11 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.013

Portrait of Cesar Sandino in the style of a spray-painted stencil, executed in red and black. Text below the image refers to General Augusto Sandino’s leadership of revolutionary groups in Nicaragua from 1927-1933. He led the rebellion against foreign powers in his country, but was seen as a hero throughout Latin America.