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Receipt from Diego Rivera, 1935 Mar. 5

Creator:
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957
Subject:
Burke, Kathleen
Strong, Ruth
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1 item.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
A receipt from Diego Rivera representing the sale of his portrait of Miss Kathleen Burke to Mrs. S. E. [Samuel E.; Ruth] Strong for $500.00, March 5, 1935.
Citation:
Receipt from Diego Rivera, 1935 Mar. 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Diego Rivera, a renowned Mexican mural painter, was commissioned by Mrs. Samuel Strong in 1935 to paint a portrait of her friend, Kathleen Burke, of Cleveland, Ohio.
Provenance:
Donated 1999 by Mrs. Ruth Vincent, Mrs. Samuel E. Strong's former personal secretary.
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Portrait painting
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6283
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)220208
AAA_collcode_rivedieg
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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