AMERICAN CONTINENTAL CONGRESS OF PEACE...1949.

México, D.F: Taller de Gráfica Popular, 1949. Item #111999

English language version by Mariana Yampolsky and Arturo Garcia Bustos (Spanish title: "Ganaremos La Paz Si Luchamos Por Ella"). Original color linocut poster Signed "T.G.P." and dated in the matrix, lower left. Signed by G. Bustos and M. Yampolsky in the matrix, lower right. Edition unknown, presumed small. Thin cream wove paper. The full sheet. Fine impression. Overall very good condition. Provenance: Private collection, Mexico City. There are several variants of this poster. As Pringnitz notes (p. 319), one version is in English ("American Continental Congress for Peace - September 5-10, 1949. Mexico City. We win peace by uniting for it.") and another has an alternate text ("El pueblo de Mexico difunde la paz. Saludo de los artistas de Taller de Grafica Popular."). A Taller de Grafica Popular collaboration, published by the TGP. Yampolsky's life span was 1925-2002; Bustos was born in 1926. Overall size: 31 11/16 x 23 11/16 in. (805 x 602 mm). Image size: 17 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (435 x 419 mm). [22021] {K90} Original color linocut poster Prig. 100b.

Price: $400.00