1945 Print Map Spain Socialist Federal Civil War Province Murcia Castile FZ7

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This is an original 1945 color print of various maps of Spain (España). Shown are maps depicting the provinces of Spain, the areas of Catholicism, Socialism, Anarchism, Centralism, Federalism, Socialism, and Anarchism in the country. Please note that this image was printed on two separate pages, but could easily be framed together.

CONDITION

This 66+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 15 x 12.75 inches; 38 x 32 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)

This piece was illustrated by Harrison, Richard Edes . Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Richard Edes Harrison

Richard Edes Harrison was a well-established cartographer of the 1930s and 1940s. He produced dozens of maps for both Time and Fortune magazines. Harrison created maps that were artistically creative, and were capable of engaging an audience. Harrison grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, and graduated from Yale where he studied both zoology and architecture. Harrison was known for being an avid bird-watcher, and was often seen searching for unusual sightings in New York City. He published his first map in 1932 for Time magazine. He worked as a freelance artist and was a staff member to various magazines.

Keywords specific to this image: Spanish, Alfonso XIII, Moors, Guadalquivir Valley, Rabassaires, Socialist Union, Estate, Desert, Balearic Island, Andalusia, Murcia, Castile, Leon, Estremadura, Leon, Asturias, Galicia, Madrid, Cartagena, Seville, Granada, Cordoba, Zaragoza, Barcelona, Oviedo, Bilbao, Alicante

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