One of fifteen original lithographs, signed and numbered by the artist, commissioned to illustrate the porfolio’s text ‘El Circulo de Piedra’ by Carlos Franqui. Franqui was a Cuban revolutionary, a friend of both Castro and Guevara and editor of the Cuban National Newspaper, before his split with the regime over their lack of tolerance. From the Hors de Commerce Edition of only 25, aside from the edition of 125.
DIMENSIONS: (unframed) 22.0 x 17.5 ins/ 55.9 x 44.5 cm
SIGNATURE: Signed ‘Calder’ (lower right) and numbered ‘IX/XXV’ (lower left)
MEDIUM: Lithograph on paper