San Francisco, Calif.
Collection size: 1 item.
Collection Summary: A receipt from Diego Rivera representing the sale of his portrait of Miss Kathleen Burke to Mrs. S. E. [Samuel E.; Ruth] Strong for $500.00, March 5, 1935.
Biographical/Historical Note: Diego Rivera, a renowned Mexican mural painter, was commissioned by Mrs. Samuel Strong in 1935 to paint a portrait of her friend, Kathleen Burke, of Cleveland, Ohio.
Donated 1999 by Mrs. Ruth Vincent, Mrs. Samuel E. Strong's former personal secretary.
How to Use this Collection
- Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
- For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.