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Manufacture of Poisonous Gas Bombs, 1932

  • Diego M. Rivera, Mexican, 1886-1957

Charcoal and graphite on off-white wove paper

  • Sheet: 100 × 86 1/4 inches (254 × 219.1 cm)

Gift of the artist


the artist, Diego Rivera

1933-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Downs, Linda, and Ellen Sharp. Diego Rivera: A Retrospective. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1986, cat. no. 214 (fig. 171). Sojka, Nancy. "What is the Graphic Arts Collection at the DIA?." Bulletin of the DIA 80, no. 1/2 (2006): p. 9, (fig. 7).

ARS represents the Bank of Mexico on Rivera and Kahlo’s works of art with a few exceptions. Our murals are one of the exceptions and they are in public domain when published in the United States.

Diego M. Rivera, Manufacture of Poisonous Gas Bombs, 1932, charcoal and graphite on off-white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the artist, 33.36.