La Catrina Figurines (San Miguel de Allende, Mexico) : Display of large and small Catrina figurines in shop

Published/Created:
part of shop display
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
ca. 2011
Date Depicted:
5/5/2011
Materials:
ceramic; fabric; paint
Notes:
Posada's best known works are his calaveras (humorous images of contemporary figures depicted as skeletons, which often were accompanied by a poem), which often assume various costumes, such as the "La Calavera Catrina" (zinc engraving, 1910, translated a
Period/Style:
Twenty-first century
Culture:
Mexican
Accession Number:
6A2-M-SMA-CF-A1
Coordinates:
+20.914167-100.743611
Genre:
ceramics (objects) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
visual works; sculpture (visual work); statues; figurines apparel; contemporary (1960 to present); death or burial; funerary art; decorative arts; Mexico History
Source Creator:
Deguire, Dana
Source Title:
Archivision Addition Module Seven
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
5/5/2011 12:00:00 AM
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4349
Number of Scans:
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OID:
10501020
PID:
digcoll:2306686