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Artist: Miguel Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904–1957

Twenty Centuries of Mexican Art at the Museum of Modern Art

1940

Watercolor

sheet: 39.05 × 57.15 cm (15 3/8 × 22 1/2 in.)
Gift of Sra. Rosa R. de Covarrubias
1967.50
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Culture: 
Mexican
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Bibliography: 

Carolyn Kastner et al., Miguel Covarrubias: Drawing a Cosmopolitan Line, exh. cat. (Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press, 2014), 49–50, 111–13, no. 8.

“American Art,” American Art 30 (2016): 12, cover ill., fig. 1.

Matthew Affron, Mark A. Castro, and Dafne Cruz Porchini, eds., Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism 1910–1950, exh. cat. (Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2016), 129, fig. 147.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.