Sandino en la montanaArtist(s)Armando MoralesArtist NationalityNicaraguanObject Creation Date1993Medium & Supportlithograph on paperDimensions
22 3/8 in. x 30 1/8 in. ( 56.8 cm x 76.5 cm )Credit LineGift of the Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at AustinSubject matterSandino en la montaña
shows the famous Nicaraguan leader Sandino, who was known for leading the rebel movement against American involvement in Central America and the Nicaraguan government. The print is of General Sandino and a few of his men on horseback in the forest. The print is part of the series titled the The Saga of Sandino
. Printed by Artegrafias Limitadas, it was later exhibited at the Museo Rufino Tamayo in Mexico City. Morales himself was awarded a medal of honor by the Sandinista government and was appointed a representative to UNESCO. Physical Description
Seven faceless men are shown on horseback riding through a jungle. They have weapons and a dog is leading their group.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typecolor printCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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men (male humans)