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Ramírez, Christopher, Artist
Ramírez, Christopher, Artist
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California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Dept of Special Collections, Donald Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9010,, (805) 893-8563, URL:
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UC Santa Barbara, Library, Department of Special Research Collections
Self-Help Graphics and Art archives
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California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Dept of Special Collections, Donald Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9010; (805) 893-8563
Print consists of three main images: At the top is the photosilkscreened face of an unidentified woman. In the lower right is the photosilkscreened image of a young charro. And in the lower right is a photosilkscreened image of a Lucha Libre wrestler. Text in the lower right corner of the image area reads, "Latino Hollywood. Latinos have contributed to the American film industry since its earliest days. During the silent and early talkie era, latinos were almost always stereotyped as tempestuous lovers, bandidos, or cantina girls. This program remembers many of the early Latino actors and actresses and examines some of the stereotypical roles they portrayed. Mexican American Studios and Research Center, University of Arizona, 1994. 31 min. Video/C4428..."
The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. No further reproduction is permitted without prior written permission by the artist or copyright holder. Any requests for permission to reproduce this piece must be directed to: Self-Help Graphics & Art 3802 Cesar E. Chavez Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90063 For further information: (323) 881-6444 Fax: (323) 881-6447
35mm slide
Screen Prints
Chicano art
Mexican American art
Mexican Americans
Mexican wrestling masks
Motion pictures
Women in art
Wrestlers in art
Los Angeles (Calif.)

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