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Retablo of José Cruz Soria


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"I give infinite thanks to Our Lady of San Juan de los Lagos for having enabled me to cross the border and return with health."  Retablo of Retablo of José Cruz Soria.  1960.  Oil on metal. 
17.2 x 18 cm.
Source: Jorge Durand and Douglas S. Massay, Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States.  (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1995.  xvi, 216 pp.  Cloth, $52.00, ISBN 0816514712.  Paper, $25.95, ISBN 0816514976), 129.