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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 129

    Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)

    Desnudo sentado con la cabeza apoyada

    Price Realised  

    Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)
    Desnudo sentado con la cabeza apoyada
    signed, dated and numbered 'ZUÑIGA III/III 1965' (on the lower back)
    bronze
    12 x 9 3/8 x 17¾ in. (30.5 x 24 x 45 cm.)
    Executed in 1965.
    Edition three of three.


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    We are grateful to Mr. Ariel Zúñiga for his assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist (1967).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NORMAN H. LEE, CBE, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA


    Literature

    Francisco Zúñiga: Catálogo Razonado Volúmen I, Escultura 1923-1993, Albedrío & Fundación Zúñiga Laborde, Mexico City, 1999, p. 298, no. 487 (illustrated).