40 years of iconography


One of the greatest iconographic images of all time was created by Jim Fitzpatrick in memorium of Che Guevara’s death 40 years ago today.

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It’s a perfect image and the photographer who took it has a Flickr site that tells you much of the story.

Worth a look if you’re interested. Here

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It’s better than this, but look what it has inspired…

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This too…

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And allegedly Andy Warhol simply ripped it off and passed it off as his own…

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