Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)
Juchiteca de pie
signed, dated and numbered 'Zuñiga, 1970, III/VI' (on figure's lower back)
bronze with dark brown patina and wooden base
19½ x 11½ x 8 1/8 in. (49.5 x 29.2 x 20.6 cm.) including base
Executed in 1970.
Edition three of six.
Private collection, Los Angeles.
Francisco Zúñiga: Catálogo Razonado Volúmen I, Escultura 1923-1993, Albedrío & Fundación Zúñiga Laborde, Mexico City, 1999, p. 345, no. 583 (another cast illustrated).
We are grateful to Mr. Ariel Zúñiga for his assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work.