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Photograph of Diego Rivera with Frances Rich, 1941

Niendorf, Arthur, photographer


Item Information

Title: Photograph of Diego Rivera with Frances Rich

Date: 1941

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 25 x 21 cm.

Description: Black and white copy print of photograph of Diego Rivera and Frances Rich standing with a fresco by Rivera. The fresco, Seated Portrait #2 of Frances Rich in her Studio, depicts Rich with her cat. Emmy Lou Packard made notes on the print.

Identification by Packard (handwritten): photo by Arthur Niendorf; fresco painted by Rivera in 1940 after finishing the City College fresco at the fair (G.G.I.E.). Subject was Frances Recla(h)* a sculptor in Santa Barbara. This may be the only photograph- the fresco was destroyed by earthquake shortly after it was finished- Emmy Lou Packard; *daughter of Irene Rich, radio & film star

Creator: Niendorf, Arthur, photographer

Forms part of: Emmy Lou Packard Papers, 1900-1990

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Arthur Niendorf. Photograph of Diego Rivera with Frances Rich, 1941. Emmy Lou Packard Papers, 1900-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 20267