Autodescubrimiento, 1492-1992
14.00 in HIGH x 20.06 in WIDE
(35.56 cm HIGH x 50.96 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

"CHASKY is an Inca word signifying 'runner', or 'messenger', 'voice of the people'" printed at bottom left. "Mosaic mural project by Rodrigo Betancur and Elizabeth Dante" printed at lower right. "Color Separation by / Lithocolor, San Francisco / Printing by / Reiss-Craft Press, San Francisco" printed at bottom right.

Multicolor poster shows a drawing of a mosaic mural in muted tones on a tan background. The left side of the mural shows a stalk of corn with a skull in a half circle at top left. Lines radiating from the skull contain patterns incorporating animals and geometric shapes that extend to an area showing Incan-style figures. The right side of the mural shows a man holding a person upside-down, and another figure lighting a fire under a row of hanging male and female bodies. Text at top reads, "The First Continental "CHASKY" of / Autodescubrimiento / 1492-1992." Text at bottom left reads, "'That all rise up / That everyone is called / That none remain behind' / * Popol Vuh."
Bookmark and Share