Ernesto Yerena ‘Cantinflas’ Print Release

Ernesto Yerena 'Cantinflas' Edition of 100 Size: 11 x 17 Inches $45 Each

Ernesto Yerena 'Cantinflas' Edition of 100 Size: 11 x 17 Inches $45 Each

Here is the latest from Ernesto Yerena, this print is called ‘Cantinflas’ This 3 colour varnished 11 x 17 inch print has an edition size of 100 and will cost $45 each. ‘Cantinflas’ is a print celebrating the life of one of the greatest entertainers in the world, Mario Moreno ‘Cantinflas’, was not only a comedian and actor but also an activist who used his status to help those in need. Often referred to as ‘The Charlie Chaplin of Mexico‘, Cantinflas‘ signature mustache and costume not only represented the underdogs of Latin America but those of us with GANAS. In his movie roles, Cantinflas challenged social status, authority and identity with a tenacious nonconformist attitude. His influence reached across the world, especially impacting the teatros that spread the message of the Chicano Movement in the 1960s.

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~ by postersandprints on July 19, 2009.

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