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    Los sueños de las posadas o un magnífico aguinaldo 1 print on red ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 40.1 x 30 cm. (sheet). | The recto of this broadside shows dream-like images of people gathering around a campfire (upper right), a nativity scene with the three magi in procession (upper left), two scenes of couples dancing, and a scene of three individuals in front of the mouth...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1903
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    La calavera del editor popular Antonio Vanegas Arroyo 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 40 x 30 cm (sheet) | Broadside shows the skeleton of publisher Antonio Vanegas Arroyo dressed in a bowler hat, dark glasses and a suit and sporting a long beard and mustache, standing in his print shop. Small skeletons work at aspects of publishing at his feet: printing, engraving,...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1917
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    Nuevo y divertido pleito de otra suegra con su yerno 1 print on tan ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 29.2 x 19.8 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows an angry woman attemping to hit a man, her son-in-law, with a round object, possibly a plate. There is another man standing outside the door entrance. There are various scattered objects on the floor. The text conveys an argument in verse...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    El novio de mil mujeres les da dinero y placeres 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 29.9 x 20.2 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a gentleman with arms outstretched surrounded by a crowd of women. The verse conveys the boastings of a man with many girlfriends. In the text he names some of the women and provides a description of each of their attributes. On...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    Adiós, adiós! El último corrido de la despedida de Chonforo Vico 1 print on pale blue ground wood paper : relief cuts and relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.9 cm. (sheet). | The broadside shows crowd of men pointing upward to an awkward looking man. The text conveys Vico's farewell sentiments to his friends as he leaves for Orizaba. On the verso there are two images: one of a man and...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    Calaveras de coyotes y meseras 1 print on purple ground wood paper : halftone relief, with text in letterpress ; 29.7 x 40 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a cat, with a skull for a face, standing on its hind legs holding two skulls. Additional skulls are scattered on the ground beside it. People run away in fear in the background. The text, in calavera verse, conveys how waitresses...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1919
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    La calavera del cólera morbo 1 print on gold ground wood paper : relief etching and metal cut, with text in letterpress ; 40.1 x 29.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a man with the body of a snake in the center of a group of skulls, representing the disease cholera, his arms are outstretched and tongue out. Flying insects surround him. The skulls that surround him are depicted...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1910
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    Levantáos de sus fosas, calaveras que aqu[í] se halla el mayor de los troneras 1 print on green ground wood paper : relief cuts and relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 40.1 x 29.8 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows fencing calaveras, laughing calaveras, small calaveras, a shrouded calavera, as well as others pulling a man into a grave. The narrator, Don Juan Tenorio, boasts and asks the keyholder to open the door to the underworld. He recounts...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Manilla, Manuel
    • Date: 1904
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    Gran mole de calaveras. Aquí está el sabroso mole, el mole más bien guisado; métanle recio toditos que sólo vale un centavo 1 print on red ground wood paper : relief etchings and relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 40.4 x 29.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, on recto, shows skeletons having a picnic in a graveyard, embellished with decorative elements of small skulls and two grim reapers. Verso shows five skeleton images, with four of them as food vendors making their products. The text on...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1902
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    La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero. Viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos 1 print on red ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 39.7 x 30.2 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters in Mexico which Cuatro Dedos (Four Fingers) is presenting.
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    Hoy como ayer, los enemigos de Juárez 1 print on green ground wood paper : relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 60.1 x 40.4 cm. (sheet). | Bi-weekly broadside shows three unsigned cartoons. One political cartoon depicts Benito Juárez, as a symbol of Mexican democracy, pointing a crowd of fascists and Nazis toward the Hill of the Bells (where a firing squad killed Archduke Ferdinand Maximilian, on June 19, 1867)....
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1942
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    De este famoso hipodromo en la pista, no faltara ni un solo periodista. La muerte inexorable no respeta ni a los que veis aquí en bicicleta 1 print on tan ground wood paper : relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 61.5 x 40 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, on the front, shows calaveras bicycling, with identifying labels, "Voz de México," "Patria," "Universal," "Tiempo," "Partido Liberal," "Gil Blas," names of popular newspapers, and "Siglo XIX," and "Siglo XX." They trample additional calaveras, labeled "Razalatin" and "Quijote." The text block is illustrated...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1898
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    Corrido de la cucaracha que no ha salido a pasear, porque no tiene cartoncitos que gastar 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.7 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows full-length figure of a simply dressed woman with a shawl around her shoulders and hands on her hips. The song conveys the story of la cucaracha. Cucaracha literally means cockroach, but during the Mexican Revolution this term was synonymous with "camp...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1915
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    La arranquera, esto si que es grande apuro ya no se consigue un duro 1 print on salmon ground wood paper : relief cut and relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 29.6 x 39.3 cm. (sheet). | Uncut broadside shows gentleman seated beside writing desk and smaller male figures. The text conveys the problems of scarcity of money and of poverty--hunger--and lists the different foods that one could eat if there were money to buy them as...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1913
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    Unas lindas mañanitas, a las muchachas bonitas, levàntate mamacita, que ya tu amante llegó 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside has two separate images: a man serenading two women from the street upper center, and a full-length figure of a gentleman tipping his top hat lower center. The text on the front and on the verso is the traditional Mexican birthday serenade...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    La norteña; Los sucesos de la huelga 1 print on brown ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 23 x 33.7 cm. (sheet). | Sheet consists of two broadsides (número 2 on left and número 1 on right) of the penny press "Edición especial." Número 2 has a small masthead illustration of a man and woman sitting next to each other as well as an image of...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    Vivan, vivan los Cubanos! Dicen en lo general, porque al fin somos hermanos y amamos la libertad 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 19.9 x 29.7 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a bust portrait, perhaps of Cariño. The text conveys the "Ballad of Cariño" in which two men, Cariño and Moreno, duel with each other, and ends with Moreno being shot dead. On the verso there is an image of a crowd...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1890
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    La vuelta del desterrado 1 print on tan ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 30.3 x 20.7 cm. (sheet). | Broadside contains full-length portrait of General Don Porfirio Díaz, facing left, in military uniform. The text conveys sympathy for Díaz and calls him a hero of the Mexican nation and asks for his return to his country from Paris. On the verso there...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1911
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    El purgatório artístico, en el que yacen las calaveras de los artistas y artesanos 1 print on tan ground wood paper : relief etchings and relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 60 x 40.5 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows the second level of hell, in which the calaveras of artists and artisans hold objects relating to their profession, including musical instruments, a palette, and paper. Below the main image, the text block consists of eight skulls with...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    Amor cuando muere, canción moderna. Gaona se muere y no 1 print on olive ground wood paper : relief etching with graver work, with text in letterpress ; 30.1 x 20.1 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows, on verso, a bust portrait of bullfighter Rodolfo Gaona. The text includes three songs: "When love dies;" "Gaona dies or not," which conveys how Gaona was gored July 5, 1909 and whether or not he has cheating death;...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    Entrada triunfante del caudillo de la revolución Sr. D. Francisco I. Madero a la capital de la república 1 print on gray-olive ground wood paper : halftone relief, with text in letterpress ; 29.7 x 40 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, uncut, shows reproduction of a photographic bust portrait of Francisco I. Madero. The text in rhyme extols the virtues of this Mexican president and describes Mexico City streets decorated with flowers and banners for his great entrance during the Mexican Revolution. The...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1911
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    El corrido de la muerte 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief cuts and relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 29.7 x 20.8 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows small calaveras, or skeletons, five of which make reference to Asian individuals. The text is classically a calavera in verse (epitaph). On the verso there is an image of Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla with three men and...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    Las planillas y otras yerbas 1 print on pink ground wood paper : relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 60.1 x 40.4 cm. (sheet). | Bi-weekly broadside shows three unsigned cartoons: one political cartoon addresses Mexico's position on world powers, and a second political cartoon has Adolf Hitler sniffing a flower as an Asian soldier in a tank aims a bayonette at his back. The third cartoon comments...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1942
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    La inundación de Guanajuato y su causa verdadera 1 print on brown ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 20 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, on recto, has image of people struggling in flood waters, with town and mountainside in background. The text refers to the flood in Guanajuato, which occurred on Friday, June 30, 1905, and killed more than a hundred people. Flood waters continued the...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1905
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    Gran aniversario de la feria de San Juan de los Lagos, 1797 a 1899 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief etchings and relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 40.1 x 30.3 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, on rect at upper centero, shows the statue of the Our Lady of Saint John of the Lakes with her triangular dress. She is flanked by two cherubs. The text conveys the origin of the statue, the original miracle...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1899