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Diego Rivera

Retrato de Inesita Martínez, 1939

Oil on canvas
32 × 24 1/2 in
81.3 × 62.2 cm
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARTHA HANES AND CALDER WILLINGHAM WOMBLE

inscribed ‘Inesita Martínez a …

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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARTHA HANES AND CALDER WILLINGHAM WOMBLE

inscribed ‘Inesita Martínez a los tres años de edad, la pintó Diego Rivera el mes de marzo de 1939’ (along the upper edge)
32 x 24 ½ in. (81.3 x 62.2 cm.)

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When Diego Rivera returned to Mexico in 1921 after a fourteen-year sojourn …

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Diego Rivera
Mexican, 1886–1957
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Inspired by Renaissance frescoes and motivated by a conviction in the value of public art, Diego …

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Inspired by Renaissance frescoes and motivated by a conviction in the value of public art, Diego Rivera found his calling as a muralist. A visit to the Soviet Union informed his signature earth-toned, Social Realist style. In accordance with his Marxist views, he “made the masses the heroes of monumental art,” …

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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARTHA HANES AND CALDER WILLINGHAM WOMBLE

inscribed ‘Inesita Martínez a …

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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARTHA HANES AND CALDER WILLINGHAM WOMBLE

inscribed ‘Inesita Martínez a los tres años de edad, la pintó Diego Rivera el mes de marzo de 1939’ (along the upper edge)
32 x 24 ½ in. (81.3 x 62.2 cm.)

From the Catalogue:
When Diego Rivera returned to Mexico in 1921 after a fourteen-year sojourn …

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Diego Rivera
Mexican, 1886–1957
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Inspired by Renaissance frescoes and motivated by a conviction in the value of public art, Diego …

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Inspired by Renaissance frescoes and motivated by a conviction in the value of public art, Diego Rivera found his calling as a muralist. A visit to the Soviet Union informed his signature earth-toned, Social Realist style. In accordance with his Marxist views, he “made the masses the heroes of monumental art,” …

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Diego Rivera

Retrato de Inesita Martínez, 1939

Oil on canvas
32 × 24 1/2 in
81.3 × 62.2 cm
Bidding closed
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