This is an original 1950 monochrome in-text lithograph of the wheel of a fireworks castillo or castle, a traditional part of festive celebrations in Mexico.
This 62+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original In-Text Lithograph; Monochrome
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 3.5 x 4 inches; 9 x 10 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)
Explore the fascinating and colorful costume, dance, and music traditions of Mexico. Period Paper is pleased to present a group of lithographs and other images covering Mexico's rich folkloric traditions. View the traditional dress of Mexico's indigenous people through the artwork of Carlos Merida, and see images of various traditional and ceremonial dances such as the daring Flying Pole dance (Danza de los Voladores); the Baile de los Negritos; as well as the fantastic headdresses of the Quetzal dancers.