Artist José Luis Cuevas, Mexican, born 1934
  • Portrait of Balzac
  • Retrato de Balzac (alternate title)
Date 1966
Dimensions Sheet: 11 1/8 × 15 inches (28.3 × 38.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Karen Knudsen
Accession Number F82.51.A
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in black ink, lower left: Cuevas | retrato de Balsac | 26-II-66
Inscriptions Inscribed, in brown/black ink, upper right, oriented upside-down: Eugenia Granet 1.
Schweyer-Galdo Galleries (Birmingham, Michigan, USA);
Karen Knudsen;
1982-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Chao, Raul E., Mary Beth Hynes, and Karen Knudsen. Cuevas. Exh. cat., Tasende Gallery, Schweyer-Galdo Galleries, and Meeting Point Art Center. La Jolla, Birminham, and Coral Gables, 1982, cat. 1, p. 7, p. 25 (ill.).