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Woman Holding Grain, 1932

  • Diego M. Rivera, Mexican, 1886-1957

Charcoal and pigment on off-white wove paper

  • Sheet: 100 1/4 × 86 1/2 inches (254.6 × 219.7 cm)

Gift of the artist



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Drawing (image-making)
  • Wheat straw
  • Charcoal
  • Pigment
  • Wove paper
  • Woman
  • Drawing
  • Nude
  • Detroit
  • Fertility

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, p. 211, cat. no. 209 (fig. 166).

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, Woman Holding Grain, 1932, charcoal and pigment on off-white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the artist, 33.43.