Jan 18, 2016

The Fruits of Labor

The Fruits of Labor


Diego Rivera

(Mexican, 1886–1957)


George C. Miller

(American, 1894–1966)


Weyhe Gallery


Image: 42.1 x 29.9 cm (16 9/16 x 11 3/4 in.); Sheet: 54.6 x 38.5 cm (21 1/2 x 15 3/16 in.)

Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland 1934.165

Catalogue raisonné: Williams 6

State: I/I

Edition: edition of 100

Impression: 84


Did you know?

Diego Rivera produced only 13 prints during his long career, encouraged by his dealer Carl Zigrosser of Weyhe Gallery.


Diego Rivera is best known for large-scale public murals, often on the history and future of Mexico. This print presents details of a painting from a 1920s commission at the Secretariat of Public Education, a government building in Mexico City. Lithography—a technique that Rivera favored for its “directness of contact”—allowed him to share his site-specific murals with an even broader public.

See also
PR - Lithograph
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