Alfredo Ramos Martínez (Mexican 1871-1946)
La fábrica de alfarería
signed 'RAMOS MARTÍNEZ' (lower left)
tempera and Conté crayon on the Los Angeles Times newsprint laid on cardboard
23 x 17¼ in. (58.4 x 43.8 cm.)
Executed in 1935.
Acquired from the artist.
Mrs. Edith Cunningham collection, Montecito, California.
Mrs. Hazel Ryon collection, Santa Barbara (gift from the above).
Private collection, Montecito, California (by descent from the above).
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, El Arte Moderno de Mexico from Regional Collections 1910-1970, 8 August- 11 October 1970, no. 70.
We are grateful to María Ramos Martínez Bolster, Margarita Nieto and Louis Stern for their assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work.