2010.54.4022

untitled (Violeta Parra)
1978
23.12 in HIGH x 17.50 in WIDE
(58.74 cm HIGH x 44.45 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.4022

Bottom right corner has "RLM" in white.

Poster has a large purple and white drawing of a woman holding a guitar. She has long hair and is looking wistfully to the left. On the right is text in Spanish. On the left is text in english. Poster reads, "I do not play the guitar for applause. I sing the difference that there is between what is true and what is false; otherwise I do not sing. Violeta Parra Chilean Folk Singer."Violeta Parra was a major influence in the development of the modern Chilean folk and protest music movement, which became known as "the New Song" and spawned community performance spaces known as "pe?as." She committed suicide in 1967. [LMC]
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