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[Republican soldier, Brunete, Spain]

Date July 1937
Location Brunete Spain
Dimensions Image: 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (16.5 x 24.1 cm)
Paper: 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (16.5 x 24.1 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

The yoke-and-arrows was the symbol of the fascist Falange movement. The slogan "Arriba España" (Onward Spain) comes from the Falangist anthem Cara al Sol (Facing the Sun). In this image, a Loyalist replaces the right-wing symbols with the Communist hammer and sickle and the words "Viva Russia."

Credit line

Gift of Cornell Capa, 2002

Feedback Accession No. 390.2002