||Posada, Bruno Martinez executed by firing squad, Mexico|
The execution by firing squad of Jesus Bruno Martinez, a famous criminal. In 1892 he belonged to a gang called La Profesa -- they robbed a Mexico City jeweller, and Martinez injured the jeweller. He was sentenced to Belen prison and soon after was executed.
||Engraving by Jose Guadalupe Posada in Posada, Printmaker to the Mexican People, Art Institute of Chicago, 1944 (Plate I)|
||Mary Evans Picture Library|