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Turning the Pages: Taller de Gráfica Popular (Mexican graphic artist collective, founded 1937), <em>Strangling Calaveras</em>, 1942

Turning the Pages: Taller de Gráfica Popular (Mexican graphic artist collective, founded 1937), Strangling Calaveras, 1942

In this energetic, collaborative four-page broadside, several Taller de Gráfica Popular artists took up the calavera’s dark humor to lionize military heroes, satirize murderers and the press, and reveal local scandals and international incidents.



cartoons, collaboration, politics
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