28 - 29 May 2008
PROPERTY OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT ACQUISITIONS OF LATIN AMERICAN ART*
Felipe Castañeda (Mexican b. 1933)
signed, dated and numbered 'F. CASTAÑEDA, 1982, II VII' (lower left)
bronze with brown patina
42 x 40½ x 30 in. (106.6 x 103 x 76.2 cm.)
Executed in 1982.
Edition two of seven.
The Bernard and Edith Lewin collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
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*This sculpture is sold to benefit the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles. Accordingly, this lot may be exempt from sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice at the back of this catalogue.
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