Is offering a huge selection of handmade Cuban silk-screen movie posters, many of which work beautifully well together. To view all of the posters, please visit our. The Cuban Poster Gallery appreciates your business!For the French-Italian film ZORRO , starring French actor Alain Delon. See brief description of movie, below. Take a moment to peruse the other imaginative Bachs posters we are listing this week.
Be found in many prestigious collections worldwide, from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles to The Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Hecho en Cuba: Cinema in the Cuban Graphics, which was published. For an extensive exhibition of Cuban poster art in Italy. The 20 by 30 inch poster (a standard size, so easy and inexpensive to frame) was silk-screened in the Cuban Film Institute workshop in.In the past decade--some years after the poster and movie were first released in the 1970s. Beware of cheap, photocopied, mass-produced reproduction "Cuban posters" made in the. That lack the authenticity of the true Cuban silk-screens. Overall condition of this poster is good; as with many Cuban movie posters, please note that you might find some slight ripples or wrinkles in the white borders around the images and small imperfections elsewhere because these posters are, after all, handmade. Your ZORRO poster we love the green eyes! A newly arrived governor finds his province under the control of the corrupt Colonel Huerta. To avoid assassination by Huerta, he pretends to be weak and indecisive so Huerta will believe he poses no threat. But secretly he masquerades as Zorro, and joins the monk Francisco and the beautiful aristocrat Hortensia in their fight for justice against Huerta and his soldiers. We are also separately offering a book about the work of Eduardo Muñoz Bachs. ZORRO, designed for the first Cuban showing in 1976 of the French-Italian film starring Alain Delon. 20 x 30 inches; 51 x 76 cm. The ICAIC (Cuban Film Institute) silk-screen workshop in. A few words about collecting.
For more than 50 years, the. Cuban Film Institute has been designing silk-screened posters for most every movie shown on the island, whether the films originated in Cuba, the United States, Brazil, Japan or Italy. In the midst of the Cold War 1960s and 1970s, many of the subtitled foreign films shown in. Came from the island nation's communist allies in the Soviet Union.
Where movie posters are often dominated by images of. Stars, the Cubans assign a graphic artist to design an original piece of artwork for each film.
These posters are widely recognized in graphic design circles. As stylish works of art, handmade one color at a time and often under difficult circumstances at various times, paint and even paper have been in short supply on the island. S silk-screen movie posters are nothing less than museum pieces. Examples of Cuban poster art can be found in the permanent collections of museums across the globe from the Victoria & Albert in. As well as in prestigious institutions such as the Library of Congress in.
S movie posters are produced in relatively small numbers. Typically, a few hundred copies are made for each film, although the runs have been as low as 50.Responding to demand from collectors, the Cuban Film Institute has re-screened some of its more popular posters. That's why some posters created in the 1960s and 1970s began reappearing on the. Island in the 1990s and 2000s. Further adding to their collectibility, many of. S vintage posters are imperiled.
Although a few hundred copies may have been screened originally, relatively few have survived, due to the island's wet and humid climate, inadequate storage facilities in. To us, these survivors are rare beauties, even those with obvious flaws. We are proud to have rescued hundreds of posters from almost certain extinction by storing them in an air conditioned, acid-free environment. We at the Cuban Poster Gallery offer. Both 1st and 2nd Edition posters.
We consider both to be collectible, and (in response to a question we often get) all of these posters were legally imported because the. Government exempts artwork from its economic embargo against. While the pricier originals are favored by some collectors, the re-screens are also collectible because they were made in the same. Note that we never sell unauthorized reproductions that have been cranked out in print shops in the.
The item "ZORRO / Cuban Silkscreen Movie Poster by CUBA Master Artist BACHS / ITALY FRANCE" is in sale since Monday, November 26, 2018. This item is in the category "Art\Art Posters". The seller is "cubanpostergallery" and is located in Washington, District Of Columbia. This item can be shipped worldwide.