Lot 38
  • 38

Diego Rivera (1886-1957)

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 USD
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Description

  • Diego Rivera
  • Gold Miners Being Searched as they Leave

  • signed, dated 38 and dedicated To Abraham Tatelbaum lower left

  • 10 7/8 by 11 1/8 in.
  • (27.7 by 28.3 cm)
charcoal and watercolor on paper

Provenance

Throckmorton Fine Arts, New York
Sale: Christie's, New York, Latin American Sale, November 23, 1999, lot 84, illustrated in color
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Eric Hodgins, "Mexico in Revolution: To the Peasants, the Land; To Labor, the Factories; To the Government, Oil and Other Possessions: A Revolt of the Masses in the US Backyard," Fortune Magazine, October, 1938, illustrated in color p. 82
San Diego Home and Garden, June, 2002, illustrated in color p. 103

Catalogue Note

Please note that this lot is sold with a copy of the 1938 Fortune Magazine in which this work was illustrated.
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