Calavera De D. Francisco I. Madero
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M25922
People
José Guadalupe Posada Aguilar, Mexican (Aguascalientes, Mexico 1852 - 1913 Mexico City, Mexico)
Title
Calavera de D. Francisco I. Madero
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Calaveras Maderista
Original Language Title: Calaveras del montón, No. 2
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1912
Culture
Mexican
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Metalcut-illustrated, typeset broadside printed on pink paper
Technique
Metal cut
Dimensions
image with border: 35.4 x 26 cm (13 15/16 x 10 1/4 in.)
Sheet: 40.4 x 30.3 cm (15 7/8 x 11 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: POSADA
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
L.C. 143 (alternate version)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund
Accession Year
2004
Object Number
M25922
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Adriana Zavala, Mexico Beyond Its Revolution, Tufts University Art Gallery (Somerville, MA, 2010), pp. 10, 74-77, ill.

Exhibition History

DISSENT!, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 11/11/2006 - 02/25/2007

Mexico Beyond Its Revolution, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, 09/09/2010 - 11/14/2010

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted