Mercedes Sosa (2012)
26 x 20 inches- 5 color, Handmade Screen Print
Signed and numbered edition of: 50
Heavyweight Archival Art Paper, Printed in Oakland, 2012
This portrait of Argentine songstress Mercedes Sosa was the last print Jesus made in 2012. Sosa was one of the early Nueva Canción singers. La Nueva Canción was a proactive movement in Latin America in the 1970s that used music to protest social injustices such as political dictatorships of the times.