Photo, Print, Drawing Sheet of caricatures, no. 2
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About this Item
- Sheet of caricatures, no. 2
- The second page of a letter, dated April 1959, with full-length caricatures, from left to right include: "Vladyl," wearing glasses and a mustache and carrying a book of philosophy under his arm; the poet, Guadalupe Amor with one hand on her hip and a handkerchief in her hand labelled "Pita;" the painter Juan Soriano in a suit and crew cut referred to as "Soriano;" and a fencing calavera (skeleton), Jorge Juan Crespo de la Serna, the president of the American Art Critic Society, identified as "Don Crespin de en Sarna".
- Cuevas, José Luis, 1934-2017, artist
Created / Published
- 1959 [publication date]
- - Amor, Guadalupe
- - Crespo de la Serna, Jorge J
- - Skeletons--1950-1960
- Periodical illustrations--Mexican--1950-1960.
- Periodical illustrations--Mexican--1950-1960
- - Inscribed on verso: J.L. Cuevas, 1766 Lanier Place, N.W., Washington-9, D.C.
- - Matted with page 1 of the letter, SWANN - no. 933 (B size).
- - No copyright information found with item.
- - Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1974; (DLC/PP-1974:232.926)
- - Forms part of: Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: Historia Universal, 1959.
- - Exhibited: Library of Congress, "Drawings of Nature and Circumstance," 1979.
- 1 drawing : sepia ink on ivory wove paper ; 25.9 x 22.8 cm. (sheet)
Call Number/Physical Location
- SWANN - no. 934 (B size) [P&P]
- Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature & cartoon (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cph 3b30186 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b30186
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-83605 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Publication may be restricted. For information see "Caroline and Erwin Swann Collection ...," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/077_swan.html
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-83605 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: SWANN - no. 934 (B size) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Cuevas, José Luis, Artist. Sheet of Caricatures, No. 2. , 1959. [Publication Date] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009616550/.
APA citation style:
Cuevas, J. L. (1959) Sheet of Caricatures, No. 2. , 1959. [Publication Date] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009616550/.
MLA citation style:
Cuevas, José Luis, Artist. Sheet of Caricatures, No. 2. [Publication Date] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009616550/>.