México: 1925-1926. V.p., b/w plates, mus. nots., pict. wrps. (Several numbers have detached ft. or rear wrps.,with some chipping along margins). Item #116680
Spanish and English text. One of the most famous art periodicals ever produced in Mexico. Diego Rivera was the artistic director and executed all of the cover designs and often parts of the text. Tina Modotti and Edward Westin were regular contributors of photographs. N°. 8 (August-September 1926)- Cancion de Hidalgo: L Campana de la Independencia - Ranchero's Psychology / By Manuel Hernandez Galvan -- Tristes recuerdos: Song -- Origin of Stories of Indian Mexico / By Pablo Gonzalez Casanova -- Rivera / Ray Boynton -- Votive Monument of Motecuhzoma Xocoyotzin / By Ramón Mena -- Fiestas Patrias / Por Frances Toor -- Mexico trough Frightened Eyes (The "Plummed Serpent" by D.H. Lawrance). Photographs by Tina Modotti, Edward Weston, art by Carlos Merida, Miguel Covarrubias.