28 - 29 May 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NORMAN H. LEE, CBE, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)
Desnudo sentado con la cabeza apoyada
signed, dated and numbered 'ZUÑIGA III/III 1965' (on the lower back)
12 x 9 3/8 x 17¾ in. (30.5 x 24 x 45 cm.)
Executed in 1965.
Edition three of three.
Acquired directly from the artist (1967).
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Francisco Zúñiga: Catálogo Razonado Volúmen I, Escultura 1923-1993, Albedrío & Fundación Zúñiga Laborde, Mexico City, 1999, p. 298, no. 487 (illustrated).
We are grateful to Mr. Ariel Zúñiga for his assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work.
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