Che Guevara, Cuba, 1968
AN ORIGINAL vintage Cuban revolutionary poster from 1968 featuring the world-famous photograph of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara taken by Alberto Korda.
50cm x 35cm
Very good. We have recently had it expertly cleaned and backed on Japanese paper. If you would like to know more please get in touch.
The poster announces, in four languages, a day of celebration of the heroic guerrilla, or guerrillero heroico – the name given to Korda’s portrait, taken in Cuba in 1960. Designed by Elena Serrano, it is one of a celebrated series of posters issued by OSPAAAL (Organization of Solidarity with the People of Asia, Africa and Latin America), a body founded in Havana in 1966. 'Che' was executed by CIA-backed soldiers in Bolivia on 9th October 1967.