MATERIAL: Engraved
TYPE: Print
COMPONENTS: 2 leaves, 10 plates, 1 leaf
CONDITION: In excellent condition.
NOTES: Paper portfolio. Limited edition of 500 copies, the present copy is #273. Dedicated and signed by the editor. We can't find any record of this portfolio in any institution, auction, or any copy offered for sale.
ITEM ID: 4085
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Ten Engravings by Julio Prieto Posadas

Year: 1980
Decade: 1980s
Century: 20th (1901-2000)

Julio Prieto Posadas worked as a scenery designer, producing over 500 plays. Although Julio Prieto never belonged to the Taller de Grafica Popular, he did collaborated in various project with them, especially in the decade of 1940. The reason he never joined them was most of all ideological. Prieto founded a similar group as the TGP called “Sociedad Mexicana de Grabadores”, that was more focused in the aesthetics – in turn, the TGP had a more political agenda.

Name: Julio Prieto Posadas
Type: Artist
Artist Information: Ciudad de México, 21 de diciembre de 1912 - ibídem, 18 de enero de 1977) renowned artist and book illustrator.