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Diego Rivera

[Mexican Social Realist Muralist, 1886-1957]

• Relationships: Rivera's third wife was the painter Frida Kahlo.
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Original works by Diego Rivera available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Portrait of Robert Tannahill, chalk drawing, 1932

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SiteDiego Rivera at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
6 works online

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Still Life, 1913

Notable SiteDiego Rivera at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History

Notable SiteMuseo Casa Estudio Diego Rivera y Frida Kahlo, Mexico City (in Spanish)  

Notable SiteMuseo Diego Rivera - Anahuacalli, Mexico City

Notable SiteMuseo Mural Diego Rivera, Mexico City (in Spanish)  

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Many works online

Notable SiteDiego Rivera at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
2 works by Diego Rivera

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe
Niña Parada, 1937

Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Enrrielando, Moscú (Sawing Rails, Moscow), 1927

Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Niña con Elotes (Girl with Ears of Corn), ca.1938

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
2 works online

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Study for the Detroit Industry fresco

DePaul University Museum, Chicago
Wounded Soldier, 1931

Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires (partly in Spanish)  

Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires (partly in Spanish)  

Guilford College Art Gallery, North Carolina
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Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Indiana State University Art Collection

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Diego Rivera in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Magyar Nemzeti Galéria (Hungarian National Gallery), Budapest
Hay harvest, 1920

Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
Info about a 2009 exhibition: "Diego Rivera: The Cubist Portraits, 1913-1917"

Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
El grande de España (El ángel azul), 1914

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Museo Dolores Olmedo, Mexico City

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)  

Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

Palm Springs Desert Museum, California
Bathers, 1925

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

San Diego Museum of Art, California
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San Diego Museum of Art, California
The Hands of Dr. Moore, 1940

U.S. Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
Niño con Taco, lithograph, 1932

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Virtual Museum of Canada
El Río de Juchitán, 1950

Virtual Museum of Canada
Paisaje nocturno, 1947

Virtual Museum of Canada
Paisaje Zapatista, 1915

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteDiego Rivera in the Artchive

Notable SiteDiego Rivera at CGFA

Notable SiteDigital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Flower Vendor (Girl with lilies)

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

California State University WorldImages Database

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteDiego Rivera Virtual Museum

Notable SiteThe Diego Rivera Mural Project

Arte Latinoamericano
Baile en Tehuantepeg, 1928
Cargador de Flores, 1954

Kubisme (Cubism) (in Dutch)  

Mount Shasta Companion

Biography, from the American Masters TV series

Protest and Persuasion
Revolt and The New Religion mural

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Diego Rivera  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Modern Painters Magazine
Bodegón con taza, 1915

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

"An Artistic Revolution"

Tate Gallery, London, UK
Biography only

Time Magazine
"The Tintoretto of the Peons", 1986 article by Robert Hughes

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Interactive Flash feature: Diego Rivera's Cargador de flores

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
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Painting on the Left

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Mexican Muralists: Orozco, Rivera, Siqueiros

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Diego Rivera: The Detroit Industry Murals

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Diego Rivera: A Retrospective

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Dreaming with His Eyes Open: A Life of Diego Rivera

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Diego Rivera

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Diego Rivera: Postcards

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The Fabulous Life of Diego Rivera


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The Flower Vendor
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The Flower Carrier
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Diego Rivera: El Vendedor De Alcatraces
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Diego Rivera: Baile En Tehauntepec
Baile En Tehauntepec

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Diego Rivera: Retrato de Ignacio Sanchez
Retrato de Ignacio Sanchez

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Diego Rivera: Flower Seller, 1942
Flower Seller, 1942

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