GRAPH BOOKS: PRINTED MATTER FROM RADICAL ART AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS.
FEMINIST HISTORIANS OF MATERIAL CULTURE.

Nota Roja: 27 Vintage Photos of Crimes and Accidents

ca. 1970-1980

Nota Roja: 27 Vintage Photos of Crimes and Accidentsclose






Las semillas mejoradas del maíz afirmarán tu futuro.

Taller de Gráfica Popular , 1950

(US/Mexico) (Propaganda)

Las semillas mejoradas del maíz afirmarán tu futuro.close


(US/Mexico) (Propaganda)



Allegorical Map of Mexico City and Environs

Carlos Herrmann, ca. 1930-1935

Allegorical Map of Mexico City and Environsclose






Ricardo Aldape Guerra: ¡Condenado a muerte!

Sergio Jaubert, 1989

Against the wrongful conviction of illegal Mexican immigrant, Ricardo Aldape, for the murder of a Houston cop.

Ricardo Aldape Guerra: ¡Condenado a muerte!close


Against the wrongful conviction of illegal Mexican immigrant, Ricardo Aldape, for the murder of a Houston cop.



El Movimiento Estudiantil: Three Posters

1968

Rare surviving graphics from the 1968 student protest movement in Mexico City.

El Movimiento Estudiantil: Three Postersclose


Rare surviving graphics from the 1968 student protest movement in Mexico City.



La lucha política de las mujeres

1990

Propagandistic account of the women's movement in Mexico.

La lucha política de las mujeresclose


Propagandistic account of the women's movement in Mexico.



Revista Mujeres Insurgentes

1996

(Feminism) (Mexico)

Revista Mujeres Insurgentesclose


(Feminism) (Mexico)



Por Que luchan las mujeres

1978

Illustrated poster advertising an important feminist lecture series at UNAM, Mexico City.

Por Que luchan las mujeresclose


Illustrated poster advertising an important feminist lecture series at UNAM, Mexico City.



Mirlitón: El Compañero de Juan

Maria Enriqueta Camarillo, 1918

Signed first edition by the feminist Mexican children's author, novelist, and translator.

Mirlitón: El Compañero de Juanclose


Signed first edition by the feminist Mexican children's author, novelist, and translator.



Alrededor de México: Vista en los carros especiales de La Compañía Limitada de Tranvías Eléctricos

1907

(Tourism) (Railways) Promoting special guided parlor car service on Mexico City's new electric tramway.

Alrededor de México: Vista en los carros especiales de La Compañía Limitada de Tranvías Eléctricosclose


(Tourism) (Railways) Promoting special guided parlor car service on Mexico City's new electric tramway.



Nine Photographs

Antonio R. Caballero, ca. 1965

Vintage prints from a pioneer of the "fotonovela" genre.

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Vintage prints from a pioneer of the "fotonovela" genre.



Untitled Photograph

Hector García, ca. 1955-1960

Untitled Photographclose






Two Photographs

[Rina Wasern Lazo and Diego Rivera], ca. 1950

Scarce documentation of the Guatemalan muralist Rina Lazo and her mentor, Diego Rivera.

Two Photographsclose


Scarce documentation of the Guatemalan muralist Rina Lazo and her mentor, Diego Rivera.



75 Photographs of the Aftermath of the Mexico City Earthquake

1985

Amateur photography of Mexico's era-defining event, subject to a governmental media blackout

75 Photographs of the Aftermath of the Mexico City Earthquakeclose


Amateur photography of Mexico's era-defining event, subject to a governmental media blackout



Six Photographs of Prostitution, Mexico City

Los Hermanos Mayos, 195[0]

Anarcho-syndicalist pioneers of street photography in the Spanish Second Republic and later, in exile in Mexico City.

Six Photographs of Prostitution, Mexico Cityclose


Anarcho-syndicalist pioneers of street photography in the Spanish Second Republic and later, in exile in Mexico City.



Agro: La Mejor Revista del Campo. Año I, No. 5.

1955

Single issue of a rare serial distributed to "campesinos [y] agricultores ..."

Agro: La Mejor Revista del Campo. Año I, No. 5.close


Single issue of a rare serial distributed to "campesinos [y] agricultores ..."



Mitos y Leyendas de Teotihuacan [...]

Departamento del Distrito Federal [México], Dirección General de Acción Cívica, 1935

Bilingual program for a musical theater event in the Teotihuacan archeological zone.

Mitos y Leyendas de Teotihuacan [...]close


Bilingual program for a musical theater event in the Teotihuacan archeological zone.



Primer Salon Nacional de la Estampa

[Alfredo Guati Rojo] , 1972

Unrecorded? catalogue for a new printmaking salon at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes.

Primer Salon Nacional de la Estampaclose


Unrecorded? catalogue for a new printmaking salon at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes.



Para las Madres ...

Departamento de Salubridad, México, 1939

Public health propaganda incl. the "certificado pre-nupcial" exam promoted by the Mexican Eugenics Society.

Para las Madres ...close


Public health propaganda incl. the "certificado pre-nupcial" exam promoted by the Mexican Eugenics Society.



Venus: Las Estrellas en Exclusiva! Nos. 73, 75-77, 79-82, 84-85, 88, 91-92, 95-104.

[Carlos Samayoa Lizárraga], 1966

Unrecorded cinema tabloid featuring Mexican actresses, edited by founder of groundbreaking prensa rojo weekly, Alarma!

Venus: Las Estrellas en Exclusiva! Nos. 73, 75-77, 79-82, 84-85, 88, 91-92, 95-104.close


Unrecorded cinema tabloid featuring Mexican actresses, edited by founder of groundbreaking prensa rojo weekly, Alarma!



Two programs celebrating the inauguration of Mexico’s Supreme Court buildings in 1904 and 1964

1904; 1964

Privately printed, illustrated booklets document relationship between architecture and legal organization.

Two programs celebrating the inauguration of Mexico’s Supreme Court buildings in 1904 and 1964close


Privately printed, illustrated booklets document relationship between architecture and legal organization.



Museos: Realizaciones y Proyectos

[Ruth Marín Rivera], [1962]

Exh. cat. of realized and unrealized Mexican museums, at the INBA Dept. of Architecture

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Exh. cat. of realized and unrealized Mexican museums, at the INBA Dept. of Architecture



Acción Plástica Popular: Educación y Aprendizaje a Escala Nacional. Con ciento cinco reproducciones

Gabriel García Maroto, 1945

Record of a short-lived experimental children's art program brought to Mexico by the publisher of Frederico García Lorca's first book.

Acción Plástica Popular: Educación y Aprendizaje a Escala Nacional. Con ciento cinco reproduccionesclose


Record of a short-lived experimental children's art program brought to Mexico by the publisher of Frederico García Lorca's first book.



Arquitectura de la Ciudad de México: Guía

International Union of Architects, World Congress, 1978

Uncommon guide to historical and modern architecture of Mexico City, designed by Beatrice Trueblood.

Arquitectura de la Ciudad de México: Guíaclose


Uncommon guide to historical and modern architecture of Mexico City, designed by Beatrice Trueblood.



Plastica Bajacaliforniana: Selección Bienal 1977

Uncommon catalogue of the second Baja artist biennial at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, CDMX.

Plastica Bajacaliforniana: Selección Bienal 1977close


Uncommon catalogue of the second Baja artist biennial at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, CDMX.



Centro Deportivo Chapultepec: Recuerdo de la Inauguración de los Nuevos Edificios

[Gaspar Octavio Almanza and Ramiro Romo] , 1950

Celebrating a new sports complex designed by Gonzalo Garita and Carlos Romo with murals by Ramiro Romo Estada.

Centro Deportivo Chapultepec: Recuerdo de la Inauguración de los Nuevos Edificiosclose


Celebrating a new sports complex designed by Gonzalo Garita and Carlos Romo with murals by Ramiro Romo Estada.



10 Mujeres y Textil en 3D / 10 Women and Textile into 3D

Galeria Universitaria Aristos, 1975

Fiber arts catalogue.

10 Mujeres y Textil en 3D / 10 Women and Textile into 3Dclose


Fiber arts catalogue.



El Paraíso de los Dulces Mexicanos

Galeria Universitaria Aristos, [1968]

Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.

El Paraíso de los Dulces Mexicanosclose


Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.



Inauguración de su Nuevo Edificio

Secretaria de Recursos Hidráulicos, [1950]

Unrecorded souvenir of the water ministry's new building. Designed by Del Moral y Pani, with Gustavo Saavedra.

Inauguración de su Nuevo Edificioclose


Unrecorded souvenir of the water ministry's new building. Designed by Del Moral y Pani, with Gustavo Saavedra.



Atlas de las Nubes para el Servicio meteorológico de la República Mexicana

Manuel E. Pastrana, 1906

First Mexican cloud atlas, richly illustrated with 65 collotype plates, most color.

Atlas de las Nubes para el Servicio meteorológico de la República Mexicanaclose


First Mexican cloud atlas, richly illustrated with 65 collotype plates, most color.



Cartilla Maya-Español para los monolingües Mayas de Yucatan, Campeche y Quintana Roo

[Angelina Beloff (Illustrator)], 1946

Maya-Spanish children's primer, illustrated by Beloff and Gabriel Fernández Ledesma.

Cartilla Maya-Español para los monolingües Mayas de Yucatan, Campeche y Quintana Rooclose


Maya-Spanish children's primer, illustrated by Beloff and Gabriel Fernández Ledesma.



Cuauhtemoc

[Gustavo Valcárcel and Adolfo Mexiac (Illustrator)], 1956

Condensed biography by the Instituto Nacional Indigenista with illustrations by Adolfo Mexiac.

Cuauhtemocclose


Condensed biography by the Instituto Nacional Indigenista with illustrations by Adolfo Mexiac.



Mexico

Comité Organizador de la Participación en la Exposición Ibero-Americana de Sevilla, 1929

Large format propaganda album, presenting glories of post-revolutionary Mexico.

Mexicoclose


Large format propaganda album, presenting glories of post-revolutionary Mexico.



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