México, D.F. Museo Mural Diego Rivera, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, 2007. b/w and color plates, ind., ports., cat., color pict. fldg. wrps. Item #2000992
Exhibition of the mural and the art surrounding Diego Rivera's famous mural " Sueño de una tarde dominical en la Alameda Central". Completed in 1947, the mural depicts scenes and people from the Spanish Conquest to the middle of the 20th century. The exhibition is based on the documentary collection of the great collector Ricardo Pérez Escamilla. The exhibition unites in order the documents and original publications that have iconographic roots in the mural. Other works of the epoch have been included to show different imagery or graphics of the images present in the mural as a complement to the exhibition. Curated with texts by Ricardo Pérez Escamilla.