Paremos la Agresion a la Clase Obrera. Ayude Usted. A los Huelguistas de Palau, Nueva Rosita y Cloete. (Let us Stop the Aggression toward the Working Class. Help the Strikers of Palau, Nueva Rosita, and Cloete) - Leopoldo Méndez. Linoleum block print. 1950. On view at the Snite Museum of Art at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana. This street poster by Méndez called for solidarity with mine workers in their strike against the American owned company, Mexican Zinc Co.
This print a re-strike of original linoleum block carvings by Clement Hurd, an illustrator of many children's books including "Goodnight Moon". The original linoleum blocks were carved as illustrations for the Children’s book “The Mother Whale” written by Edith Thacher Hurd 1973. The blocks were rediscovered by their grandson Nicholas Hurd who has reprinted the blocks in the form of a larger print. 14" x 18" printed in an edition on 15 and signed by Nicholas Hurd.