Nicolas Lenin

 
Nicolas Lenin
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  • Title :     Nicolas Lenin
  • Artist:     Pedro Alvarado Artist
  • Accession:     XX1989.160
  • Country:     Mexico
  • Date:     date unknown
  • Dimensions:     Inches 8 37 diameter, Centimeters 20.3 94.0 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Communism/Socialism , Portraits , Figurative , Government , Politics , Sculpture/Sculpture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.160.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Carved mahogany high relief bust of Nicolas Lenin (1870-1924), the Russian Communist leader, juxtaposed over a map of the Americas with the symbols of communism – star, sickle and hammer.