TGP Mexico. El Taller de Gráfica Popular. Doce Años de Obra Artística Colectiva, 1949
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Brief Description: 1949.  One spiral bound album with black leatherette covers and measures 7" x 12.5".  It is a profusely illustrated album with five original block prints signed by the artist. The album is contained in a gray clam shell box.  The work is an important bilingual account of the first twelve years of the Taller Gráfica Popular de México which is a Mexican artist's collective founded in 1937. The album is edited by Hannes Mayer, who had previously been an ex-director of the Bauhaus.  The work includes a catalog, history, bibliograph,y and biographical information on fifty of the co-oop's members. 162 pages.
Held at:
The Latin American Library at Tulane
7001 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 5048655605
Email: chernand [at] tulane.edu
Record Series Number: Manuscripts/Collection 48/(51)
Volume: 1.0 Items
Acquired: 03/13/2014.
Arrangement: 1 custom clam shell box in Box 3, Folder 51
Access Restrictions: Open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Alberto Beltrán
Alfred Zalce
Artists' workshops -- Mexico
Artists -- Mexico
Francisco Mora
Gabriel Fernández Ledema
Graphic arts -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century
Leopoldo Méndez
Taller de Gráfica Popular
Wood-engraving, Mexico
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Spanish;Castilian [spa]