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    Sale 2054

    Latin American Sale Evening Session

    19 - 20 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 21

    Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)

    Mujer sentada (Seated Woman)

    Price Realised  


    Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)
    Mujer sentada (Seated Woman)
    signed and dated 'ZUÑIGA 1980' (lower right)
    red Iranian marble
    40 x 24 x 28 in. (102 x 61 x 71 cm.)
    Executed in 1980.
    Unique piece.

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

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    Please note the correct estimate for this lot is $200,000- 300,000.

    Pre-Lot Text



    Francisco Zúñiga: Sculpture/Drawings, Galerie Levy, Hamburg, 1981, p. 12 (illustrated).
    J. Lassaigne, Francisco Zúñiga: Sculpture, Drawings, Lithographs, Brewster Editions, New York, 1982, (illustrated on the cover in color and p. 64.)
    Francisco Zúñiga: Catálogo Razonado, Volumen I, Escultura 1923-1993, Albedrío y Fundación Zúñiga Laborde, Mexico City, 1999, p. 513, no. 890 (illustrated).


    Hamburg, Galerie Levy, Francisco Zúñiga: Sculpture/Drawings, October 5, 1981.