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Otra vez siento bajo mis talones el costillar de Rocinante, vuelvo al camino con mi adarga al brazo

"Once again i feel beneath my heels the ribs of Rocinante. once more I'm on the road with my shield on my arm" (from Che Guevara's last letter to his parents)

Lesbia Vent Dumois (Cuban, born in 1932), Published by Casa de las Américas, Havana, Cuba


Sheet: 76.2 × 50.8 cm (30 × 20 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Poster, screenprint

Not On View



Made for an exhibition of posters dedicated to Che Guevara


Between about 1969 and 2019, acquired by Sandra Levinson, Center for Cuban Studies, Cuban Art Space, New York [see note]; 2019, sold by the Center for Cuban Studies to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 20, 2019)

NOTE: This comes from a large group of posters assembled over five decades. Many were acquired in the 1970s by gift or purchase from the artist, printer, or publisher; others were purchased more recently on the market in Cuba.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund