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"Portrait of Dona Elena
Flores de Carrillo"

Diego Rivera,1886 - 1957, hand painted fine art oil painting reproduction from famous artist as gift idea
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The best known artist of Latin America, Diego Rivera's paintings are always pleasant on the eyes, even when they convey a serious theme. But there is nothing serious about "Portrait of Dona Elena Flores de Carrillo" which was painted in 

Diego Rivera, Portrait of Dona Elena Flores de Carrillo, 1953, oil on canvas, 22.8 x 36 in / 57.8 x 91.4 cm, US$300

his studio at San Angel Inn in 1953. Rivera painted this the same year he finished his work on the front of the Olympic Stadium on the campus of Mexico University.Not only was Rivera a master artist, he was also an eccentric and political militant who played a pivotal role in Mexican history during the Revolution's struggle for 
democracy. Rivera wore many hats: architect, sculptor, painter, graphic artist, draughtsman, costume designer,  illustrator, stage designer and twice the husband of Frida Kahlo and the first to recognize her great talent.
He liked to present himself as exotic born, precocious, visionary, rebellious, and pre-destined although he is reported to have had a “colossal imagination" and difficulty separating reality and fiction when it came to himself. Regardless, he was no casual observer of life and actively shaped the events of his time, not merely content to paint them.
Born in Guanajuanto, Mexico in 1886, he travelled the globe and studied in Europe. When he died of cancer in Mexico City on 24 November 1957, he 
Diego Rivera while studying in Europe 1908 - 1915.

requested that his ashes be mingled with those of Kahlo ( who had died in July 1954) at her “Blue House" in Coyaoacan. His wishes were not respected by his wife at that time, Emma Hurtado.

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