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Durruti Column
  • Josh MacPhee, artist
    born 1973
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Durruti Column, 2007
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 433 x 282 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/16 x 11 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.048

image depicting two figures holding rifles standing on top of armored vehicle, executed in brown, orange, and blue. Descriptive text in upper part of image. Text describes the success of the Durruti Column, an anarchist military unit formed in 1936 in the midst of the Spanish Civil War. This was successful in its military accomplishments as well as assisting the social revolution occurring throughout Spain.