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"La modelo y la vietnamita"
Maker: José Gómez Fresquet (Frémez)
Date Made: circa 1970
Place Made: Cuba
Measurements: 45.8 cm x 59.3 cm; 18 1/16 in x 23 3/8 in
Main Subject: Women; Viet Nam War Era
Materials: paper (fiber product)
[artist signature] Frémez
Acquisition Number: 1995-056
Translation: "The model and the Vietnamese"
Copyright status unknown; may be protected by copyright law.
Featured part of a lithographic series titled "Burgueses" that launched between 1969 and 1970. Series included images of women and children of underdeveloped countries, having been subjected to influences of neocolonial domination. Fremez emphasized the abysmal difference between the opulence of the bourgeois and the popular masses. The red represents violence, war and blood, as well as sensuality..