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Illustrator: Jose Guadalupe Posada

Presumed souvenir volante for visitors to the Virgin of Guadalupe. Features engravings of the Guadalupe medallion; a relation of Her coronation; a report of the celebration of declaration of basilica status to the church at Guadalupe, granted by Pope Pius X, on May 24, 1904; and a lengthy, loving 'farewell' from visitors from every region of the country (very similar to the farewell printed in the San Juan volante below). Unfolded. Printed on dark orange paper.

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lmprenta de Antonio Vanegas Arroyo


Broadside, Mexico, Popular Devotion


Catholic Studies | Graphic Communications | Latin American Languages and Societies

Tierno despedimento do los fieles a la Santisima Virgen de Guadalupe Patrona de la Republica Mexicana



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