Gran Calavera Electrica que se les va a regalar calavera muy fachosa de pura electricidad.
Gran Calavera Electrica que se les va a regalar calavera muy fachosa de pura electricidad.
Posada, Jose Guadalupe.

Gran Calavera Electrica que se les va a regalar calavera muy fachosa de pura electricidad.

Regular price $750.00 $0.00

Mexico: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo, (n. d.). Circa 1907. 15-3/8" x 11-3/8". Yellow broadsheet printed in black. Large calaveras engraving signed in the plate by Posada to recto, showing a calavera beckoning an electric tram filled with the dead passengers, 12 calavera vignettes to recto and verso; verso heading: "Responsos de calaveras eficaces por demas, que hasta a los mismos demonios del infierno sacaran". Small chips, light toning and occasional light damp-staining to extremities, bottom edge unevenly trimmed, else very good.

See Tyler's Posada's Mexico, p. 237 (no. 147) for a variant version of this broadside; we note another variant at the Met.

OCLC notes four holdings; we find two additional, at the Met (variant) and Stanford.


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