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La vuelta del desterrado

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 is a poem titled "To Mr. General Porfirio Díaz in his exile" and a song titled "Ipiranga." After a successful opposition by Francisco I. Madero's forces against the Díaz regime during the Mexican Revolution, Díaz fled Mexico on May 26, 1911, on the German ship Ipiranga.
  • Imprenta de Antonio Vanegas Arroyo, 2a de Santa Teresa, núm. 43. México.
  • Posada's Mexico / Ron Tyler. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1979, p. 243.
  • Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1977; (DLC/PP-1977:215.284).
  • Exhibited in "Posada's Mexico," Library of Congress, 1979-1980.
  • Forms part of: Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress).
  • Popular Graphic Arts
Posada, José Guadalupe, 1852-1913 , artist
  • Díaz, Porfirio,--1830-1915.
  • Exiles--Mexican--France--Paris--1910-1920.
  • Mexico--History--Revolution, 1910-1920.
  • Broadsides--Mexican--1910-1920.
  • Portraits--1910-1920.
Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress)
Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm), publisher
The return of the exile
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