Joaquin Murrieta, Mexican, c. 1829 - c. 1853 Search this
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968 Search this
oil paint and ink on plywood
H x W x D: 48 x 96 x 1/2 in. (121.9 x 243.8 x 1.3 cm)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Fourth (4) of twelve (12) painted plywood panels from the Resurrection City mural that was created and displayed in the encampment on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. during the summer of 1968. Depicted on this panel is a continuation of text from the panel to the left, in green, red, and brown paint. In the upper right corner is the phrase "LET'S GET / HUMAN UNDERSTANDING" in red ink, in a mixture of upper and lower case letters. Across the rest of the panel are the phrases "UOP + UCLA", "VIVA CHE", "the New Breed", and the names of Mexican revolutionaries "PANCHO VILLA", "MURRIETA" and "ZAPATA." This segment is the upper right corner panel.