Photo, Print, Drawing Sheet of caricatures, no. 1
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- Sheet of caricatures, no. 1
- Two pages of a personal note from the artist to Mathias, illustrated with several caricatures, apparently of mutual acquaintances. On the first page, beginning at the upper left and moving from top to bottom are: "Rufian Tamarindo", or Rufino Tamayo, holding a palette and brush; art dealer Antonio Souza, identified as "Tono;" "Mathias," Mathias Goertz, the recipient of the letter, dressed in a striped suit; a heavyset man with a mustache and checkered shirt named "P. Coronel," whom is Pedro Coronel, the printer. On the right side of the page from top to bottom are: artist David Alfaro Siqueiros with the body of a bird, art critic Ceferino Palencia referred to as "Don Cefe;" and Anguiano labelled "Anguiano" (possibly a painter) who points at a canvas labeled, "Maternidad."
- Cuevas, José Luis, 1934-2017, artist
Created / Published
- 1959 [publication date]
- - Anguiano, Raúl,--1915-2006
- - Coronel, Pedro,--1923-1985
- - Siqueiros, David Alfaro
- - Tamayo, Rufino,--1899-1991
- - Artists--1950-1960
- Periodical illustrations--Mexican--1950-1960.
- Periodical illustrations--Mexican--1950-1960
- - Matted with page 2 of the letter, SWANN - no. 934 (B size).
- - No copyright information found with item.
- - The letter is dated April 1959.
- - Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1974; (DLC/PP-1974:232.925)
- - Forms part of: Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: Historia Universal, 1959.
- - Exhibited: Library of Congress, "Drawings of Nature and Circumstance," 1979.
- 1 drawing : sepia ink on ivory wove paper ; 31.0 x 22.8 cm. (sheet)
Call Number/Physical Location
- SWANN - no. 933 (B size) [P&P]
- Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature & cartoon (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cph 3b30187 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b30187
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-83606 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Publication may be restricted. For information see "Caroline and Erwin Swann Collection ...," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/077_swan.html
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-83606 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: SWANN - no. 933 (B size) [P&P]
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Cuevas, José Luis, Artist. Sheet of Caricatures, No. 1. , 1959. [Publication Date] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009616549/.
APA citation style:
Cuevas, J. L. (1959) Sheet of Caricatures, No. 1. , 1959. [Publication Date] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009616549/.
MLA citation style:
Cuevas, José Luis, Artist. Sheet of Caricatures, No. 1. [Publication Date] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009616549/>.