Poster

Dia de Solidaridad Mundial con la Revolucion Cubana (Day of World Solidarity with the Cuban Revolution)

1973 (made)

Martinez, Olivio

Height: 68.5 cm, Width: 47.6 cm

E.679-2004 PDP

Dia de Solidaridad Mundial con la Revolucion Cubana (Day of World Solidarity with the Cuban Revolution) by Martinez for OSPAAAL. Cuba,1973.

Portrait format poster printed in blue, red, black and white. Image: detail of three linked chains, with decorative black and red motif in the centre. Small detail from Cuban national flag in upper left corner.

This poster comemorates the Cuban Revolution and its success in ousting the dictator Fulgencio Batista. Fidel Castro's triumphant march into Havana on January 8, 1959 signalled the beginning of Cuba's socialist future.

Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR28

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