Artist Diego M. Rivera, Mexican, 1886-1957
Title
  • Figure Representing the White Race
Date 1932
Medium charcoal and pigment on three sheets of off-white wove paper
Dimensions Overall: 106 1/2 inches × 19 feet 1 7/8 inches (270.5 cm × 5 m 83.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the artist
Accession Number 33.40
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on center panel, upper right of center: Tracing paper [with vertical mark for left edge and arrow pointing to the right]
Inscribed, on right panel, upper right: Tracing paper 54 3/8" [with vertical mark at left edge and arrow pointing to the right. The vertical mark is 193/4 in. from the left edge]
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, pp. 211-213, cat. no. 205 (fig. 164).

The Rouge: the Image of Industry in the Art of Charles Sheeler and Diego Rivera. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1978, p. 82 (ill.).