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Rivera (y Barrientos Acosta y Rodríguez), Diego (María Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la)locked

(b Guanajuato, Dec 13, 1886; d Mexico City, Nov 24, 1957).
  • Francis V. O’Connor

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Mexican painter and draughtsman. He was one of the most important figures in the Mexican mural movement and won international acclaim for his vast public wall paintings, in which he created a new iconography based on socialist ideas and exalted the indigenous and popular heritage in Mexican culture. He also executed large quantities of easel paintings and graphic work....

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