|Description: We offer a stylish exhibition poster by Rafael Tufino for Botello Barros. It is a 29 ½” x 12 ½” vibrantly printed silkscreen, editioned, signed and dated across the lower margin: “10/35 R. Tufino ‘64” in graphite. The text reads “Exposicion 6 De Marxo Botello Barros Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena.” Item #PR00337.
The composition, in warm red and orange tones with a rich black background, references stained glass, indigenous art and mid-century abstraction.
Rafael Tufino (1922-2008) was a Puerto Rican artist, printmaker and public figure. His work is in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the U.S. Library of Congress, the Galería Nacional in Puerto Rico, and the Museum of Art of Puerto Rico.
Condition: Some scattered light soil, especially lower margin. Generally good condition with bright colors and quite displayable