Thesis Proclamation of José Vicente Maldonado y Trespalacios, dedicated to the Virgin of Guadalupe

Artist: Baltasar Troncoso y Sotomayor (Mexican, 1725–1791)
Publisher: Herederos de María de Rivera (Mexican, active ca. 1754–68)
Published in: Mexico City
Date: 1756
Medium: Woodcut, letterpress and engraving (image of the Virgin) printed on white silk with a decorative metalic thread border backed with a panel of red silk.
Dimensions: Sheet: 26 5/8 × 19 1/8 in. (67.6 × 48.5 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsy Fund, 1946
Accession Number: 46.46.559

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