William Gates Collection of Posada Engravings
Identifier: Manuscripts-Collection 04
Scope and Contents
1888-1919. 51 individual broadsides. Sixteen of these engravings bear the signature of Mexican satirical artist José Guadalupe Posada (1852-1913). The collection is sorted by thematic categories which include: Games & Lotteries; Religion & Miracles; Disasters; Social Life & Customs; National Events; and Calaveras. Most of the pieces date between 1898-1906.
- Other: Majority of material found in 1898-1906
Conditions Governing Access
Open to the public. No known restrictions.
One Hollinger box with 51 folders.
Existence and Location of Originals
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