Artist Diego M. Rivera, Mexican, 1886-1957
Title
  • I Drink the Holy Wine in the Sacristy of the Church of Jesus
Date ca. between 1944 and 1953
Medium pen and brown ink over graphite pencil on wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 10 7/8 × 8 3/8 inches (27.6 × 21.3 cm)
Mat: 18 × 14 inches (45.7 × 35.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Leah Brenner Trust
Accession Number 2004.79
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in brown ink, lower right: Diego Rivera.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in brown ink, lower right: I drank the holy | wine in the Sacristy | of the Church of Jesus
Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower left corner: 11.77
Inscribed, upper left corner: 5
Leah Brenner (San Antonio, Texas, USA);
2004-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)