Fernando Botero (Colombian b. 1932)
signed, numbered and stamped with foundry mark 'Botero 3/6' (on the base)
27 x 29½ x 23 in. (68.6 x 75 x 58.4 cm.)
Executed in 1981.
Edition three of six.
Galería Quintana, Bogotá.
Marlborough Gallery, New York.
Private collection, New York.
Gasiunasen Gallery, Palm Beach.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Exhibition catalogue, Fernando Botero: Obras Recientes, Bogotá, Galería Quintana, no. 23 (illustrated).
E. Sullivan, Botero Sculpture, Abbeville, New York, 1986, p. 134 (another cast illustrated).
J.C. Lambert & B. Villegas, Botero Sculptures, Villegas Editores, Bogotá, 1998, no. 59 (another cast illustrated).
Bogotá, Galería Quintana, Fernando Botero: Obras Recientes, 26 August- 1 Occtober 1982, no. 23.
This work is sold with a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.