Cactus Gallery LA
94 EL FERROCARRIL (The Railroad) by Frau Sakra
Ink and watercolor on Arches paper, mounted onto hand-painted board, 3 x 5"
In this piece, the hunchback is represented by a pochtechatl, an Aztec traveling merchant who carried his wares on his back. Sometimes a pochtechatl also served as an undercover spy for the Aztec Empire.
Also shown here is the original Don Clemente Gallo card for EL FERROCARRIL.