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Miramon. Maximiliano. Mejia.

Creator:
Mosquera Garcia, Santos Gonzalez
Location:
Madrid
Origin Date:
1867
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.1083
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This colored lithograph features the portraits of military leaders of Mexico in dress uniform: Emporer Fernando Maximiliano (1832-1867). Miguel Miramón (1831-1867), and Tomás Mejía (1820-1867). All three men were executed at Querétaro on June 19, 1867. The caption below the image reads "FUERON PASADOS POR LAS ARMAS EN LA CIUDAD DE QUERETARO (MEJICO) EL DIA 19 DE JUNIO DE 1867." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum