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    Sale 1907

    Latin American Sale Day Session

    19 - 20 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 209

    Rufino Tamayo (Mexican 1899-1991)

    Mujer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rufino Tamayo (Mexican 1899-1991)
    Mujer
    signed and dated 'Tamayo, O-89' (lower right)
    pencil and crayon on acetate
    23 x 20 in. (58 x 51 cm.)
    Executed in 1989.


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    Provenance

    Gift of Olga Tamayo to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct birth date for the artist is 1899.


    Literature

    T. del Conde et al., Tamayo, Grupo Financiero Bital Fundación Olga y Rufino Tamayo A.C., Américo Arte Editores, Mexico City, 1998, p. 225 (illustrated).
    Exhibition catalogue, Tamayo Centenario 1899-1999: Vivir un siglo, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca, Mexico 1999, p. 41 (illustrated).
    J.C. Pereda, Dibujos de Tamayo, Fundación Olga y Rufino Tamayo A.C., Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo INBA CONCULTA.
    Exhibition catalogue, Tamayo: Pintura, Dibujo y Gráfica, Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá, Bogotá, 2000, p. 70, no. 25 (illustrated).
    Cartela Trimestral, 'Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo', October- December 2004 (illustrated on cover).


    Exhibited

    Oaxaca, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca, Tamayo Centenario 1899- 1999: Vivir un siglo, August- October 1999.
    Santa Fé de Bogotá, Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá, Tamayo: Pintura, Dibujo y Gráfica, June- July 2000, no. 31.
    Mexico City, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes CONCULTA, Tamayo dibujante 1920-1989, October 2006- January 2007.