1928 Print Mexico President Alvaro Obregon Salldo Assassinated Government XGLA6

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This is an original 1928 black and white halftone print of the 39th Mexican President, Alvaro Obregón Salldo who served from 1920 to 1924 after becoming a general in the Mexican military. He was unfortunately assassinated after being reelected in 1928 by a radical Roman Catholic, who was opposed to the Mexican government's treatment of his religion.

CONDITION

This 83+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 6.5 inches; 13 x 17 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Reproductive art by Ernest Gruening.

Keywords specific to this image: Politician, Historic, Image

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