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AUCTION 20

152. POSADA, José Guadalupe. Calavera de Don Juan Tenorio. Aquí está don Juan Tenorio de valor siempre notorio; pues aunque hoy es calavera no lo babosea cualquiera. Mexico: A. Vanegas Arroyo, n.d. Broadside, full sheet, 37 x 28.2 cm, type-metal engraving printed in black on beige paper. Fine.

     Don Juan Tenorio is a classic figure of the Spanish theater. The image depicts two calaveras dueling in a graveyard, one depicting Don Juan Tenorio in cape and hat, who is stabbing the other. Not in Tyler, Posada’s Mexico.

($250-500)

Sold. Hammer: $250.00; Price Realized: $306.25

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