• Latin American Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2222

    Latin American Sale

    17 - 18 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 186

    Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)

    Evelia sentada

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)
    Evelia sentada
    signed, dated and numbered 'Zúñiga, 1972, I/VIII' (on the base)
    bronze with wooden base
    27 x 15 x 14½ in. (69 x 38 x 37 cm.) including base
    Executed in 1972.
    Edition one of eight.


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

    Provenance

    Private collection, Los Angeles.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, November 18, 2004, lot 85 (illustrated in color).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    Francisco Zúñiga: Catálogo Razonado, Volumen I, Escultura, 1923-1993, Albedrío & Fundación Zúñiga Laborde, A. C., Mexico, 1999, p. 332, no. 561 (another cast illustrated).